- Monetary economics
- Political economy
- Property rights economics
- PhD, Economics, George Mason University
- MA, Economics, George Mason University
- BA, Economics, Occidental College
Alexander William Salter is the Georgie G. Snyder Associate Professor of Economics in the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University. He has authored more than 70 academic articles and more than 250 popular articles. He is also the Comparative Economics Research Fellow at TTU's Free Market Institute and an associate editor of the Journal of Private Enterprise.