Hon. Christopher C. DeMuth

Distinguished Fellow, Hudson Institute

Christopher DeMuth is a distinguished fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington, D.C. He was president of the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research from 1986–2008 and D.C. Searle Senior Fellow at AEI from 2008–2011.  Previously he served in the administrations of Ronald Reagan and Richard Nixon, practiced law with Sidley & Austin, was managing director of Lexecon, Inc. (a law-and-economics consulting firm), and taught at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.  He is a graduate of Harvard College and the University of Chicago Law School.  His writings are posted at, which also includes a detailed biography and curriculum vitae.

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Publications and Multimedia
The Bucks Start Here - Podcast
Administrative Law & Regulation Practice Group Podcast
October 07, 2013
The Administrative State After the Health Care Cases - Event Audio/Video
2012 National Lawyers Convention
November 20, 2012