Past Presidents

  • Prof. Friedrich A. Hayek, United Kingdom, 1947-61
  • Prof. Wilhelm Röpke, Switzerland, 1961-62
  • Prof. John Jewkes, United Kingdom, 1962-64
  • Prof. Friedrich Lutz, Germany, 1964-67
  • Prof. Bruno Leoni, Italy, 1967
  • Prof. Friedrich Lutz, Germany, 1967-68 (Interim)
  • Prof. Günter Schmölders, Germany, 1968-70
  • Prof. Milton Friedman, United States, 1970-72
  • Prof. Arthur Shenfield, United Kingdom, 1972-74
  • Prof. Gaston Leduc, France, 1974-76
  • Prof. George J. Stigler, United States, 1976-78
  • Prof. Manuel Ayau, Guatemala, 1978-80
  • Prof. Chiaki Nishiyama, Japan, 1980-82
  • Lord Harris of High Cross, United Kingdom, 1982-84
  • Prof. James M. Buchanan, United States, 1984-86
  • Prof. Herbert Giersch, Germany, 1986-88
  • Prof. Antonio Martino, Italy, 1988-90
  • Prof. Gary S. Becker, United States, 1990-92
  • Prof. Max Hartwell, United Kingdom, 1992-94
  • Prof. Pascal Salin, France, 1994-96
  • Dr. Edwin J. Feulner, Jr., United States, 1996-98
  • Dr. Ramón Diaz, Uruguay, 1998-00
  • Prof. Christian Watrin, Germany, 2000-02
  • Prof. Leonard P. Liggio, United States, 2002-04
  • Prof. Victoria Curzon-Price, Switzerland, 2004-06
  • Mr. Greg Lindsay, AO, Australia, 2006-08
  • Prof. Deepak Lal, United States, 2008-10
  • Prof. Kenneth Minogue, United Kingdom, 2010-12
  • Prof. Allen H. Meltzer, United States, 2012-14
  • Prof. Pedro Schwartz, Spain, 2014-16
  • Prof. Peter Boettke, United States, 2016-18
  • Prof. John B. Taylor, United States, 2018-20
  • Mrs. Linda Whetstone, United Kingdom, 2020-21
  • Prof. Gabriel Calzada, Guatemala, 2021-22 (Acting)