Jennifer Roback Morse explains to future religious leaders how modern economics meshes with the Judeo-Christian tradition.
Jennifer Roback Morse
Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse is a Senior Fellow in Economics at the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty and the author of Smart Sex: Finding Life-long Love in a Hook-up World.
Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse, Senior Fellow in Economics at the Acton Institute and columnist for Forbes magazine and The National Catholic Register, received her Ph.D. in economics from the University of Rochester in 1980 and spent a postdoctoral year at the University of Chicago during 1979-80. Until recently, she was a Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution. She spent five years on faculty at Yale University before coming to George Mason University in 1985. At George Mason from 1985 to 1996, she was a research associate at the Center for Study of Public Choice, where she was director of the Public Choice Outreach Program and the Diversity Studies Program. She was John M. Olin visiting scholar at the Cornell Law School in fall 1993. She lectured in Rome at the 1997 Acton Institute conference celebrating the anniversary of Centesimus Annus. She has been a member of the Academic Advisory Board of the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty since its founding in 1990. She pursues her primary vocation as wife and homeschooling mother, combined with an avocation of writing and lecturing. She is the author of Love and Economics: Why the Laissez-Faire Family doesn't work.