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Dr . Eamonn Butler is director and co-founder of the British neoliberal policy think tank, the Adam Smith Institute, and a leading author and broadcaster on economics and social issues. Eamonn is the winner, with his colleague Dr Madsen Pirie, of the 2010 National Free Enterprise Award, for the greatest contribution to furthering the market economy. In 2012 he was awarded an honorary D. Litt. from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh in recognition of his outstanding contribution over several decades to the advancement of public policy and economics. Eamonn is Vice-President of the Mont Pelerin Society, an international association of distinguished economists and entrepreneurs, founded in 1947 by the Nobel Prize winner F A Hayek. Butler is author of books on a wide range of subjects, from economics through psychology to politics.

Recent Articles by Eamonn Butler

  • Integrity: The key to turning a profit

    Profiting from Integrity: How CEOs Can Deliver Superior Profitability and Be Relevant to Society . Alan Barlow. Routledge, 2017. 178 pages. If you believed the Left, you might think that
  • The nature of morality, according to Adam Smith

    On April 26, 1759, the Scottish philosopher Adam Smith published The Theory Of Moral Sentiments . He may be less well known for this book than for his path-breaking 1776 economics text, The