Bastiat Prize Past Judges

2002-2011

  • Dora de Ampuero, Director, Instituto Ecuatoriano de Economia Politica, Ecuador
  • Anne Applebaum, Washington Post, USA
  • George Ayittey, Director, Free Africa Foundation, USA
  • Scott Banister, ironport.com, USA
  • Robert L. Bartley, late Editor Emeritus of The Wall Street Journal
  • James Buchanan Jr, 1986 Nobel Laureate in Economics, USA
  • Brian Carney, Wall Street Journal, 2003 Bastiat Prize winner, USA
  • Edward H. Crane III, Founder, Cato Institute, USA
  • Clive Crook, Financial Times/National Journal and 2007 Bastiat Prize runner-up , USA
  • Gurcharan Das, Author and Journalist, India
  • Bibek Debroy, International Management Institute, India
  • Esther Dyson, 23andme.com, USA
  • Chrystia Freeland, Thomson Reuters Digital, USA/Canada
  • Milton Friedman, late 1976 Nobel Laureate in Economics, USA
  • Steve Forbes, Forbes Media, USA
  • Judge Douglas Ginsburg, US Court of Appeals, DC Circuit, USA
  • A. Barton Hinkle, Columnist, Richmond Times-Dispatch, USA
  • Mats Johanssen, Editor, Svenska Dagbladet, Sweden
  • Lord Kalms of Edgware, House of Lords and former Chairman of Dixons Group Plc, UK
  • Charles Kadlec, Community of Liberty, USA
  • Terence Kealey, University of Buckingham, UK
  • William Keyes, Fund for American Studies, USA
  • Wolfgang Kasper, Emeritus Professor of Economics, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Jo Ann Kwong, Atlas Economic Research Foundation, Fairfax, Virginia
  • Lord Lawson of Blaby, House of Lords and former Chancellor of the Exchequer, UK
  • Dominic Lawson, journalist, UK
  • Megan McArdle, Columnist, Daily Beast, USA
  • Barun Mitra, Liberty Institute, New Delhi, India
  • Mike Moore, former Director General, World Trade Organization, Geneva,
    Switzerland
  • Alan Oxley, Director, International Trade Strategies, Melbourne, Australia
  • James Piereson, William E. Simon Foundation, USA
  • Sally Pipes, Director, Pacific Research Institute, USA
  • Hon. Ruth Richardson, former Finance Minister of New Zealand
  • Matt Ridley, Science Author, UK
  • Russ Roberts, Professor, George Mason University, USA
  • Louis Rossetto, Founder, Wired Magazine, USA
  • Carl Schramm, Kauffman Foundation, USA
  • Jane Shaw, Political Economy Research Center, USA
  • Amity Shlaes, Bloomberg, 2002 Bastiat Prize winner, USA
  • Russ Smith, Founder, Washington City Paper and New York Press, USA
  • Hernando de Soto, Director of Instituto Libertad y Desarrollo, Peru, and author of The Mystery of Capital
  • John Stossel, Fox News / Fox Business Network, 2004 Bastiat Prize runner-up, USA
  • Baroness Margaret Thatcher, former Prime Minister, UK
  • Amit Varma, indiauncut.com and 2007 Bastiat Prize winner, India  
  • Jimmy Wales, wikia.com, USA


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