Alfredo Watkins

PhD Student, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Adam Smith Fellow

Alfredo Watkins is a PhD student in philosophy at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. His research interests include the intersection of law, ethics, and economics, specifically, the various ways that the law commensurates non-monetary values with monetary quantities and the tension between upholding the rule of law and the potential injustice of particular laws. Alfredo earned a BA in philosophy from the University of California, Los Angeles. He was a Mercatus Center Adam Smith fellow during the 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 academic years.