James Plummer

James Plummer

Adjunct Analyst

James Plummer is an Adjunct Analyst at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based public interest group dedicated to the principles of free enterprise and limited government. He is also the Policy Director for the Liberty Coalition, a network of groups working on privacy and Bill of Rights issues. He has also served as Director of the National Consumer Coalition's Privacy Group and is a former Policy Analyst for Consumer Alert.

Plummer has been published in several newspapers and magazines, including The Washington Times, Consumers' Research, Houston Chronicle, Washington Post, Buffalo News, Seattle Times, Information Week, Reason, and Ideas on Liberty. He was a two-time winner of the Felix Morley Journalism Prize and and recipient of a Virginia Press Association Award for Editorial Page Editing.

He has received an M.A. in Economics from George Mason University, where his studies concentrated on Public Choice theory.

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