Matt Zwolinski is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of San Diego, and co-director of USD’s Institute for Law and Philosophy. He has published numerous articles at the intersection of politics, law, economics, with a special focus on issues of exploitation and political libertarianism. He is the editor of Arguing About Political Philosophy (Routledge, 2009), and is currently writing two books: Exploitation, Capitalism, and the State and, with John Tomasi, Libertarianism: A Bleeding Heart History. The latter is under contract with Princeton University Press. Matt Zwolinski is the founder of and a regular contributor to the blog Bleeding Heart Libertarians.
John Tomasi is a Professor of Political Philosophy at Brown University, where he is the founder and director of the Political Theory Project. He is the author of the recent book Free Market Fairness (Princeton University Press, 2012), described by Tyler Cowen as “One of the very best philosophical treatments of libertarian thought, ever.” Tomasi has been a visiting fellow at Harvard, Princeton, and Stanford Universities, is the author of many other articles and reviews, and holds a doctorate from Oxford University.