Author Profile: Kevin Schmiesing


Kevin Schmiesing, Ph.D., is a research fellow for the research department at the Acton Institute. He is a frequent writer on Catholic social thought and economics, is the author of American Catholic Intellectuals, 1895-1955 (Edwin Mellen Press, 2002) and is most recently the author of Within the Market Strife: American Catholic Economic Thought from Rerum Novarum to Vatican II (Lexington Books, 2004). Dr. Schmiesing holds a Ph.D. in American history from the University of Pennsylvania, and a B.A. in history from Franciscan University ofSteubenville. Author of Within the Market Strife and American Catholic Intellectuals, 1895—1955 (2002), he serves as Book Review Editor for the Journal of Markets & Morality. He is also executive director of

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Blog posts by Kevin Schmiesing:

Morse on Redeeming Economics

Thursday, November 11, 2010

German Freedom and the Danger of Socialism

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Mandating Monolithic Medicine

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Monks for Economic Liberty

Friday, August 20, 2010

Subsidiarity in New Jersey

Friday, July 16, 2010

Public Schools: Adult Employment Programs

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Sinning Against the Union

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Obamacare Prognosis: Not Looking Good

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Catholic Health Care Rifts

Friday, March 19, 2010

Saving Catholic Schools

Thursday, March 11, 2010