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Anne Bradley 

Professor, International Economic Policy


Dr. Anne Bradley teaches International Economic Policy for the TFAS U.S. Programs in Washington, D.C.

Bradley is the vice president of economic initiatives at the Institute for Faith, Work & 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 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.

Exposing [students] to the economic toolkit will enable them to better process how they should think about important policy questions that will impact their lives and the lives of everyone in our country.”

– Dr. Anne Bradley

Bradley’s academic work focuses on the political economy of terrorism, with a 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 has also worked as an economic analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency’s Office of Terrorism Analysis.

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

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