|Died||November 3, 2014 (aged 92)|
|Alma mater||University of Chicago|
|Fields||Law and economics|
Public choice theory
|Influences||Henry Calvert Simons|
Ludwig von Mises
Gordon Tullock (February 13, 1922 – November 3, 2014) was an American economist and a Professor of Law and Economics at the George Mason University School of Law. He was best known for his work on public choice theory. The theory was about political science and political issues. He is one of the founding figures in his field.
On November 3, 2014, Tullock died in Des Moines, Iowa. He was aged 92.
References[change | change source]
- Public Choice, Vol. 71, , 1991. Retrieved on 2011-04-17.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Faculty Biography from George Mason University
- Tullock's bio at the Mercatus Center
- Profile of Tullock in National Review