Edward ("Ed") Hudgins is an expert on the regulation of space, transportation, pharmaceuticals, and labor who is a long-standing advocate of transhumanism and critic of the FDA. He serves as COO at TAFFD's and is founder of the Human Achievement Alliance.
He currently serves as a senior fellow for The Heartland Institute and was formerly director of regulatory studies for the Cato Institute and editor of Regulation Magazine. He served as a senior economist for the Joint Economic Committee of the U.S. Congress and was both deputy director for economic policy studies and director of the Center for International Economic Growth at the Heritage Foundation. He has testified on many occasions before Congress.
His opinion writing has been published in The Wall Street Journal, Houston Chronicle, USA Today, among many other publications. He is the editor of Freedom to Trade: Refuting the New Protectionism and Space: The Free Market Frontier.
- Public Opposition to Biotech Endangers Your Life and Health
- Google, Entrepreneurs, and Living 500 Years
- Elon Musk and Merging With Machines
- Identity Politics vs Human Achievement
- Walter Williams and Our Prosperous Techno-Future