Gregory W. Caskey

Applied Microeconomics, Economic Development, & Political Economy
Starting in August 2022, I will be an Assistant Professor of Economics in the Tommy & Victoria Baker School of Business at The Citadel in Charleston, SC.

I'm a Ph.D. Candidate in my 4th year in the Department of Economics at George Mason University, as well as a Graduate Fellow in the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the Mercatus Center. 

My research focuses on applied microeconomics, economic development, and political economy. Under the supervision of my dissertation advisor, Dr. Tyler Cowen, I will be defending my dissertation, Three Essays on the Role of China in the Developing World, in Spring 2022. My research has been published in Public Choice, Business Ethics Quarterly, Journal of Markets & Morality, and The Independent Review.  

I'm currently working on several projects on the economic and political consequences of China's Belt and Road Initiative, as well as China's coercive assimilatory policies towards the Uyghurs and other Muslim ethnic minority groups in Xinjiang. 


Greg Caskey

Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Economics, George Mason University