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:

Acton Commentary: An Ode to Power

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

PBR: Who Will Read It?

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Cole on “Patent Failure”

Thursday, March 19, 2009

School Choice in D.C.

Monday, March 9, 2009

The Perils of Planning

Friday, February 27, 2009

PBR: Something for Nothing

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Debunking the New Deal

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

PBR: History Casts Doubt

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

New Book: Cleveland on Economic Policy

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Population Economics

Thursday, January 15, 2009