AB, California State University, 1964; Master of Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1966; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1971.
Economist, Office Management and Budget, Washington, 1971-1972;
associate director, Office Management and Budget, Washington, 1982-1983;
assistant professor economics, University of Virginia, 1969-1975;
professor economics, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, since 1975;
director Law & Economics Center, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, since 1981. Consultant in field; member President's Task Force on Food Assistance, 1983-1984. Member governing board Credit Research Center, Purdue University, since 1981.
Member research committee Florida Chamber of Commerce Foundation, 1985-1991. Member of national advisory board National Center for Privatization, since 1986, Washington Legal Foundation, since 1985, Capital Research.Ctr., since 1990. Member Florida advising committee United States Commision on Civil Rights, since 1985;member Florida Governor's Council Economics Advisors, 1988-1990.
Member corporation strategicplanning task force United Way, 1986-1989. Member of advisory board James MadisonInst., since 1990.
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Member Reagan-Bush Transition Team, Washington, 1980. Member economics advisory panel Florida State Comprehensive Plan Committee, 1986-1987. Member Metro Dade County Budget Reform Commission, 1990-1991.
Member American Economics Association, American Business Law Association, Western Economics Association, Mont Pelerin Society, Phil. Society, Sigma Xi.
Married Mary Jane Purdy, June 20, 1965. Children: Steven Wright, Thomas David.