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Economics Prof.: Trump No Friend of Liberty

Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana Professor of Economics, tells MarketWatch.com that he's surprised how quickly libertarians have become Trump supporters.

Horwitz, a self-proclaimed libertarian and author or Hayek’s Modern Family: Classical Liberalism and the Evolution of Social Institutions, said many of today's Trump supporters came from the "Never Trump" camp of "liberty lovers" who supported Gary Johnson and have little regard for the left or Democratic Party.

He warns: "Liberty lovers should never let their frustrations with the left become more important than preserving the liberal order."

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