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:

Give Temperance a Chance

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

More Health Care Reform

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Parsing the President’s Promises

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Health Care Reform: Healing Hospitals

Friday, July 10, 2009

Communism gets religion

Thursday, June 18, 2009

CST and Health Care

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Catholic Bishops and the Economy

Friday, May 29, 2009