Adam Smith, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor  |  John Hazen White College of Arts & Sciences
Charlotte Campus


Adam Smith has published opinion pieces in both national (Forbes, Washington Post, Real Clear Politics, US News & World Report, National Review Online) and local outlets (Charlotte Observer, Raleigh News & Observer). He regularly appears on a variety of radio talk shows in the Carolinas, along with occasional nationally syndicated outlets.

Ph.D., Economics, George Mason University, Virginia
M.A., Economics, George Mason University, Virginia
B.A., Economics, Winthrop University, South Carolina


  • conflict analysis; consumer finance; health care reform; political economy; regulation