Dr. Anne Bradley is the Vice President of Economic Initiatives at the Institute for Faith, Work, & Economics (IFWE) in McLean, Va. Anne graduated cum laude with a B.S. in Economics from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA. She attended George Mason University in Fairfax,VA, where she earned both her M.S. (2002) and her Ph.D. (2006) in Economics. She is now involved at IFWE in research on developing a systematic biblical theology of economic freedom.
After receiving her Ph.D., Anne joined the CIA as an economic analyst in their Office of Terrorism Analysis. She was editor and contributing writer to IFWE’s Counting the Cost: Christian Perspectives on Capitalism (2017) and For the Least of These: A Biblical Answer to Poverty (2015). In these works she looks at income inequality from both economic and biblical perspectives. She is currently writing a book that focuses on the industrial organization of al-Qaeda. Anne is also published in many scholarly journals and edited volumes.
Also, Anne teaches at the Institute for World Politics (Washington, D.C.), Grove City College (Grove City, PA), and George Mason University. She is additionally a visiting professor at Georgetown University, a visiting scholar at the Bernard Center for Women, Politics, and Public Policy, and served as the Associate Director for the Program in Economics, Politics, and the Law at the James M. Buchanan Center at George Mason University.
Anne currently resides in Loudon County, VA, with her husband, and young son and daughter.