Bachelor of Science, University Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1970. Master of Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1976.
Driller, Wescoe Diamond Drilling Company, Thompson, Manitoba, 1969; junior economist, Council Economics Advisers, Washington, 1973; senior economist, Council Economics Advisers, Washington, 1982-1984; assistant professor economics, Graduate School Management, U. Rochester, New York, 1975-1979; senior policy analyst, Cato Institute, San Francisco, 1979-1980; assistant professor, U. Santa Clara, California, 1980-1981; staff economist, unites states department Labor, Washington, 1981-1982; associate professor, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, since 1984. Senior fellow National Center for Policy Analysis, Dallas, 1985-1990. John M. Olin visiting professor Center for Study American Business, Washington University, St. Louis, 1994.
Married Rena Goldstein, August 20, 1983. 1 child, Karen.