Rosolino Candela

Rosolino Candela

Rosolino Candela

Adjunct Faculty

Austrian Economics, development economics, political economy

Rosolino Candela is a Senior Fellow of the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics and Economics, and a Program Director of Academic & Student Programs at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, where he also holds an appointment as Affiliate Faculty in the Department of Economics. 

Candela serves as Co-Editor of The Review of Austrian Economics and an Associate Editor of the Journal of Public Finance and Public Choice.

Prior to George Mason University, Candela taught in the Department of Economics at Brown University, where he was also a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Political Theory Project. He has held Visiting Fellowships in the Department of Political and Social Sciences at the European University Institute, the Center for Economy and Society at Johns Hopkins University, and an appointment as Visiting Professor at the University of Bucharest. 

In 2016 and 2019, Candela was nominated for the George Mason Univeristy Career Connection Faculty Award. 

Candela's personal webpage is