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Economic Freedom as a Threat to Terrorism

Thu, Jan 25, 2018, 1:30pm - 2:30pm


You are cordially invited to a lecture on the topic of

Economic Freedom as a Threat to Terrorism
Dr. Anne Rathbone Bradley
Vice President of Economic Initiatives, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics

Thursday, January 25th
1:30 – 2:30 PM

The Institute of World Politics
1521 16th Street NW
Washington, D.C.


economic freedom


This event is part of IWP’s Women Executives in National Security (WENS) program and is co-sponored by the IWP Alumni Board.


About the speaker:

Dr. Anne Rathbone Bradley is an adjunct professor at IWP, where she teaches a course on Economics for Foreign Policy Makers.

She is the Vice President of Economic Initiatives at the Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics, where she develops and commissions research toward a systematic biblical theology of economic freedom. She is a visiting professor at Georgetown University and has previously taught at George Mason University and at Charles University, Prague. She is currently a visiting scholar at the Bernard Center for Women, Politics, and Public Policy. She served as the Associate Director for the Program in Economics, Politics, and the Law at the James M. Buchanan Center at George Mason University.

Dr. Rathbone Bradley’s academic work focuses on the political economy of terrorism with specific emphasis on the industrial organization of al-Qaeda. Her academic research has been published in scholarly journals and edited volumes. She is currently working on a book that analyzes the political economy of al-Qaeda post 9/11. Based on her academic research she also worked as an Economic Analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency’s Office of Terrorism Analysis.

Dr. Rathbone Bradley received her Ph.D. in Economics from George Mason University in 2006 during which time she was a James M. Buchanan Scholar.