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John Hasnas

Visiting Associate Professor of Law

B.A., Lafayette College; J.D., Ph.D., Duke; LL.M., Temple University

John Hasnas is an associate professor of business at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, where he teaches courses in...

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John Hasnas is an associate professor of business at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, where he teaches courses in ethics and law. Professor Hasnas has held previous appointments as an Associate Professor of Law at George Mason University School of Law, Visiting Associate Professor of Law at the Washington College of Law at American University, and Law and Humanities Fellow at Temple University School of Law. Professor Hasnas has also been a visiting scholar at the Kennedy Institute of Ethics in Washington, DC and the Social Philosophy and Policy Center in Bowling Green, Ohio. Between 1997 and 1999, Professor Hasnas served as assistant general counsel to Koch Industries, Inc. in Wichita, Kansas. His scholarship concerns ethics and white collar crime, jurisprudence, and legal history. His book Trapped: When Acting Ethically Is Against the Law is available from the Cato Institute.

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"Darryl Paulson: Do universities discriminate in hiring?," coverage in Alabama Today, March 17, 2017, quoting Visiting Professor John Hasnas and referencing a Georgetown Law Journal article.

"Darryl Paulson: Do universities discriminate in hiring?," coverage by Florida Politics, March 16, 2017, mentioning Visiting Associate Professor John Hasnas and referencing a Georgetown Law Journal article.

"A Peek Inside Schrödinger's Ballot Box," a piece by Visiting Associate Professor John Hasnas, FEE.org, February 10, 2017.

Memes Are Out of Control,” coverage by Foundation for Economic Education, May 25, 2016, quoting from Visiting Associate Professor John Hasnasessay.

Nudging voters,” an opinion piece by Visiting Professor John Hasnas, The Hill, March 15, 2016.

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"Darryl Paulson: Do universities discriminate in hiring?," coverage in Alabama Today, March 17, 2017, quoting Visiting Professor John Hasnas and referencing a Georgetown Law Journal article.

"Darryl Paulson: Do universities discriminate in hiring?," coverage by Florida Politics, March 16, 2017, mentioning Visiting Associate Professor John Hasnas and referencing a Georgetown Law Journal article.

"A Peek Inside Schrödinger's Ballot Box," a piece by Visiting Associate Professor John Hasnas, FEE.org, February 10, 2017.

Memes Are Out of Control,” coverage by Foundation for Economic Education, May 25, 2016, quoting from Visiting Associate Professor John Hasnasessay.

Nudging voters,” an opinion piece by Visiting Professor John Hasnas, The Hill, March 15, 2016.

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