Dr. Murray Sabrinis Professor of Finance in the Anisfield School of Business and Executive Director of the Center for Business and Public Policy, Ramapo College of New Jersey. He has a Ph.D. in economic geography from Rutgers University, an M.A. in social studies education from Lehman College and a B.A. in history, geography and social studies education. Sabrin has worked in commercial real estate sales and marketing, personal portfolio management, and economic research.
Sabrin is a nationally recognized spokesman for free enterprise and limited government. He has spoken before scores of civic, business and educational organizations, and has been interviewed on approximately 200 cable television programs and radio shows throughout the United States. He lectures frequently for the Foundation for Free Enterprise and has lectured for the Foundation for Economic Education. His major addresses are entitled, The Coming Collapse of the Welfare-Warfare State, and The Federal Reserve's 90-Year Legacy, and The Great Crash of ’08.
Sabrin hosted The Sabrin Report, a biweekly radio talk show that aired on 1160 AM WVNJ, Oakland, New Jersey (1996-97). Sabrin's show featured public officials, public policy analysts and authors, discussing the issues that affect the income, wealth and quality of life of the citizens of New Jersey. Previously, Sabrin hosted On the Money, a weekly program featuring investment and financial analysts. Sabrin hosted nearly 150 shows since he went on the air in January 1994.
He produced and hosted a half-hour special for New Jersey Network, "Your Dollars: Up in $moke," which aired in December 1990; "Up in $moke" was a weekly series on the Cable Television Network during the 1994-95 and 1995-96 seasons. He hosted approximately 40 half-hour shows.
Sabrin's articles have appeared in The Record (Hackensack, NJ), The Star Ledger, Trenton Times, the Asbury Park Press and NJBIZ. His essays have also appeared in Commerce Magazine, Mid-Atlantic Journal of Business, and Privatization Review, and www.lewrockwell.com. He is the author of Tax Free 2000: The Rebirth of American Liberty. Sabrin was a regular columnist for www.usadaily.com, www.njvoices.com, and www.etherzone.com. Sabrin also was a contributing columnist for NJBIZ and wrote a column on the economy for START-IT magazine. He currently writes a column for www.politickernj.com, the premier website for New Jersey economic and political issues.
Dr. Sabrin was the 1997 Libertarian Party gubernatorial candidate in New Jersey, and the first third party candidate to receive matching funds and participate in the official debates. He received more than 114,000 votes, approximately five percent of the turnout. In January 1999 he rejoined the Republican Party and formed an exploratory committee to seek the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Frank Lautenberg. In the June 2000 primary, he received nearly 13% of the vote in a field of four candidates. Sabrin sought the GOP nomination for the United States Senate in 2008 and received 14% of the vote.
Dr. Sabrin was born in Bad-Worishofen, West Germany, on December 21, 1946. His parents were the only ones in their respective families to survive the Holocaust. Sabrin arrived in America with his older brother and parents in August 1949 and became a U. S. citizen in 1959. He lives with his wife of 40 years, Florence, in Ft. Lee, New Jersey. Phone: 201-233-7763.