Ben Stein Biography

Ben Stein is the most famous economics teacher in America. His comedic role as the droning economics teacher in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" has been ranked as one of the fifty most famous scenes in movie history, but aside from his acting career, Stein is a powerful speaker on economics, politics, education and history.

His extensive background includes being a lawyer for the poor in New Haven, a trade regulation lawyer for the FTV, a speechwriter for both President Nixon and Ford, a columnist, and an editorial writer for The Wall Street Journal. He later became a teacher of law and economics at UC Santa Cruz and Pepperdine.

Stein has co-written over 30 books with his colleague Phil DeMuth, specifically concentrating on investing, and ultimately resulting in numerous New York Times bestsellers. He wrote a column about economics for The New York Times for several years, and co-hosted the show Win Ben Stein's Money with Jimmy Kimmel, which earned seven Emmy's including Best Game Show Host.

He actively writes for a column at "The American Spectator" and for "NewsMax," while regularly appearing as a commentator on "Fox News," "CBS Sunday Morning," "CNN" and more.

He is considered one of the great humorists on political economy, and holds a bachelor's with honors in economics from Columbia, studied economics at the graduate level at Yale, and later graduated Yale Law School.

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Ben Stein Videos

Ben Stein: The Democratic Party is ideologically ‘bankrupt’
Ben Stein: The Democratic Party is ideologically ‘bankrupt’
Ben Stein - Liberty University Convocation
Ben Stein - Liberty University Convocation
Ben Stein on Fox News: 'Taxes Are Too Low'
Ben Stein on Fox News: 'Taxes Are Too Low'

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Ben Stein is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics including College, Business and Social Issues. The estimated speaking fee range to book Ben Stein for live events is $50,000 - $100,000, and for virtual events $20,000 - $30,000. Ben Stein generally travels from Beverly Hills, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Joseph Stiglitz, Daymond John and Bob Woodward. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Ben Stein for an upcoming event.

Ben Stein Videos

Ben Stein: The Democratic Party is ideologically ‘bankrupt’
Ben Stein: The Democratic Party is ideologically ‘bankrupt’
Ben Stein - Liberty University Convocation
Ben Stein - Liberty University Convocation
Ben Stein on Fox News: 'Taxes Are Too Low'
Ben Stein on Fox News: 'Taxes Are Too Low'
Ben Stein: Presidential Lecture Series
Ben Stein: Presidential Lecture Series
Ben Stein - America's Education Crisis
Ben Stein - America's Education Crisis

Ben Stein Reviews

  • We had such a last minute request, your team was SO helpful. Mr. Stein is a sweet man and our guests loved having him!
    Amherst Holdings, LLC - Apr 07 2017

Ben Stein Speaking Topics

  • How to Ruin Your Financial Life

  • Can America Survive?

  • Healthcare

    Writer, commentator, columnist, teacher, economist, comedian and actor – Ben Stein is recognized around the globe for his insights and commentary on the world in which we live. One of the areas that Ben deeply understands and continually examines is the business of healthcare. Given today’s healthcare economy, Ben is excited to talk with audiences about timely topics such as: What are we doing in healthcare to deliver services with the highest possible quality at the lowest possible costs? How can we be more automated and accurate? With the days of “Big Data” upon us, how can we work together differently to share data among business partners in ways that are secure and efficient. Other industries have leveraged their supply chain as a foundational element in becoming more streamlined and highly cost-effective (think McDonalds, Walmart as key examples) – what will we do in healthcare to build similarly efficient models? In this session, Ben examines the state of healthcare today and in the future. While the debate may rage on about healthcare reform, there’s no doubt that healthcare must evolve. Ben will help attendees consider ways for providers and suppliers to work together to improve today’s healthcare environment.

  • Economic Outlook.

    Renaissance man Ben Stein melds deadpan humor and serious insights on the economy and human nature in talks that leave people laughing and thinking. He offers laughter, insight and tears as he explores society’s most quirky conundrums. Armed with a curmudgeonly persona and offbeat style, he dissects the economy and helps audiences balance life’s priorities, even as he offers an eye-opening tour of its greatest absurdities. An exceptionally gifted economist whose market analysis is sought by companies and organizations across the country, his perspectives on our country’s current economic environment are not to be missed.

  • A Positive Program To Beat the Retirement Crisis

    A step by step plan for the nation, each company's employees, each retiree to be enable to retire comfortably by careful and highly DIVERSIFIED and RISK AVERSE saving and investing. I will lay out how we got into the retirement mess, how much short we are, and how as a nation we can get to a better place. I will also set out a plan to save and invest with the help of financial professionals so that the investor's money growswhile avoiding the risks of catastrophic downturns without taking unnecessary risks. This is a speech for people who seriously want to retire comfortably and help others do so. It involves discussion of a wide range of investment vehicles with emphasis on the financial professionals' role in getting a decent retirement.

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