Dr. Barry Asmus is a Senior Economist with the National Center for Policy Analysis. Dr. Asmus has been named by USA Today as one of the five most requested speakers in the United States. Over the last twenty-five years, Dr. Asmus has spoken to thousands of companies and associations throughout the United States. He has...read the rest
Dr. Barry Asmus is a Senior Economist with the National Center for Policy Analysis. Dr. Asmus has been named by USA Today as one of the five most requested speakers in the United States. Over the last twenty-five years, Dr. Asmus has spoken to thousands of companies and associations throughout the United States. He has testified before the House Ways and Means Committee regarding our income tax system and was a featured speaker in a privatizing Social Security conference for Western European leaders. On recent trips to Romania, Albania, China and Peru, Dr. Asmus has encouraged government leaders to pass free-market, low tax, protected property rights and free trade policies.
Dr. Asmus is the author of nine books. His book, Crossroads: The Great American Experiment was nominated for a H.L. Mencken Award. As a Professor of Economics, he was twice voted University Professor of the Year and was honored with the Freedom Foundation Award at Valley Forge for Private Enterprise Education. He co-anchored a syndicated radio called “Perspectives on the Economy.” Dr. Asmus is an effective advocate of free market economics. He is a recognized thinker who delivers his ideas in an enthusiastic and energy filled presentation.read less
Thanks for your entertaining, insightful and provocative presentation at our national conference last week. Your energy is amazing and our folks were stimulated by it all. I also appreciate all the time you took with me to learn about public power. I hope we can work together again sometime.
- Jeff Tarbert, SVP, American Public Power Association
He is always a hit, entertaining and informative, not to mention that personality.
- George Turner, Executive Director, NFTA
Your passion and energy, combined with the insightful message you delivered, helped to make this year’s events the best ever. I also have to confess that you re-ignited my passion and interest in economics.
- Bill Bohn, President and CEO, Associated Financial Group, LLC