Jayme Lemke

Jayme Lemke

Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Utah State University

Jayme Lemke (Ph.D., Economics, George Mason University) is a Senior Research Fellow and Associate Director of Graduate Student Programs at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. Her specialization is in public choice economics, constitutional political economy, and the political economy of women’s rights. Her research on these and other topics has appeared in outlets such as the Journal of Institutional Economics, Public Choice, the Review of Austrian Economics, and Studies in Emergent Order. Prior to joining Mercatus, Jayme held positions as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at Utah State University and a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Political Theory Project at Brown University. More information is available at http://www.jaymelemke.com.

Blog Posts

Elinor Ostrom, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, and learning to see the women who have shaped the world

Well-behaved women seldom make history, but they should.

Learn More...

Emma Watson is right. Feminism is about choice.

Watson offered up a simple truism about feminism that is more powerful than it might sound: “Feminism is about giving women choice.”

Learn More...

Programs

Feminism