James R. Harrigan

James R. Harrigan

Director of Academic Programs

James R. Harrigan is Director of Academic Programs at Strata, in Logan Utah, and is a Senior Fellow of the Institute of Political Economy at Utah State University. Dr. Harrigan taught at the collegiate level for a number of years, became Dean of the American University of Iraq-Sulaimani, and later served as Director of Academic Programs at the Institute for Humane Studies. He has written extensively for the popular press, with articles appearing in Wall Street JournalU.S. News and World ReportForbesInvestor’s Business DailyAtlanta Journal Constitution, and a host of other outlets. His current work focuses on political economy, public policy, and political philosophy.

Blog Posts

Women prosper when markets are free

Today is International Women’s Day and, in some of the least surprising news of the day, it turns out that women’s equality ties into economic freedom. International Women’s Day was founded…

Relief from wars & politics

Reports of the world’s demise are greatly exaggerated.

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