Rachael K Behr

Rachael K Behr

Rachael K Behr

Graduate Research Assistant

Austrian Economics, Monetary Economics

Rachael K. Behr is a first-year Ph.D student, Mercatus Fellow, and Hayek Fellow at George Mason University. She harkens from Hillsdale College, where she was acutely interested in the intersection of political theory and economics. At George Mason, Rachael specializes in Austrian and Monetary economics. 

Grants and Fellowships

Graduate Fellowship, F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Mercatus Center (2018-2019)

Ph.D. Fellowship, Mercatus Center (2018-2019)

Summer Fellowship, Hertog Foundation (2018)

Departmental Award (Second Prize), for GPA and Academic Success, Hillsdale College Department of Economics (2018)

Research Fellowship, Hillsdale College Department of Economics (2018)

Research Fellowship, Hillsdale College Department of Politics (2015-2018)

George Washington Fellowship, Hillsdale College (2015-2018)

Oppenheim Scholarship, Hillsdale College (2014-2018)

 

Education

Hillsdale College, B.A. in Politics and Economics, 2014-2018

George Mason University, Ph.D. of Economics, 2018-present

Recent Presentations

“New Themes from Adam Smith: Smith as a Behavioral Economist,” Presented with Dr. Michael J. Clark at the Annual Meeting of the Association of Private Enterprise and Education (April 1-4, 2018).