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April 27, 2018 | 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Category: Awards Program
Location: McGregor Memorial Conference Center #495 | Map
495 Gilmour Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free

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The Wayne State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the Department of Economics
invite you to the Samuel M. Levin Endowed Economics Award and Lecture


Gary (Hoov) Hoover is the Chair of the Department of Economics and the holder of a Distinguished Presidential Professorship at the University of Oklahoma. He is the co-chair of the American Economics Association Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession, the founder and editor of the Journal of Economics, Race, and Policy, and a fellow at CESifo Group Munich. He was previously the Associate Dean for Faculty and Graduate Student Development in the College of Business Administration at the University of Alabama.

Friday, April 27, 2018


Wayne State University
McGregor Memorial Conference Center 495 Gilmour Mall, Room BC
Detroit, MI 48202

Lecture and award presentation — reception immediately following.

The Samuel M. Levin Award, based on a competitive paper, will be given to an outstanding graduate student majoring in economics.

RSVP at For more information, contact Sharon Miller at 313-577-3346.

Parking available in Structure 1. $7.50 per car (credit card only).

For more information about this event, please contact Sharon Miller at 313-577-3346.