Jamie Whyte is an economic consultant and author. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of Cambridge and is the author of “Crimes Against Logic: Exposing the Bogus Arguments of Politicians, Priests, Journalists, and Other Serial Offenders” (2004, McGraw-Hill Education).
He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Auckland. He then moved to the UK to study for an M.Phil and Ph.D at St John’s College, Cambridge. Upon graduation, Whyte remained at Cambridge University for three years as a research fellow at Corpus Christi College and temporarily lectured in the philosophy faculty and at the University of Reading. He won the Analysis journal prize for the best article by a philosopher under the age of 30.