Walter E. Williams is John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics at George Mason University. He is an expert on discrimination, labor policy, regulation, and South Africa. He is the author of South Africa’s War Against Capitalism (Praeger Publishers, 1989), The State Against Blacks (Mcgraw-Hill, 1982), Do the Right Thing: The People’s Economist Speaks (Hoover Institution Press, 1995), and More Liberty Means Less Government (Hoover Institution Press, 1999). He is an occasional substitute host on the Rush Limbaugh Show.

More from Walter E. Williams


Jobs Come and Go September 6, 2004.

Economics 101 August 18, 2004.

Free Health Care? July 24, 2004.

Cato Reviews & Journals

Book Review: Minimum Wages

Regulation. Summer 2009.

Affirmative Action Can’t Be Mended

Cato Journal. Spring/Summer 1997.

The Argument for Free Markets: Morality vs. Efficiency

Cato Journal. Fall/Winter 1995.