The Austrian School of Investment Thought is the blog of Barnhart Investment Advisory, and is published by Ted Barnhart, who is the founding member of Barnhart Investment Advisory (BIA).
Ted Barnhart brings over twenty years of financial industry experience to work for BIA clients. He graduated with a BA in Accounting (1990) from Michigan State University. His experience includes work with Arthur Andersen & Company, Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley. In addition he spent several years as a Risk-Arbitrage Trader for both Peters Securities and TJM Institutional Services in Chicago.
His articles have been published on Morningstar.com, Safe Haven.com and Seeking Alpha. In addition he has been quoted in the Investors Business Daily as well as CFA Magazine in regards to the application of Austrian School Economics to investing.
Ted and his wife live in suburban Chicago with their two children. He is President of the Kiwanis Club of Elmhurst and enjoys watching his kids play sports and when possible, a little hockey and golf.