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 Alex Field : Fellow of Cliometric Society

Tuesday, May. 27, 2014

Congratulations to Alex Field, Michel and Mary Orradre Professor of Economics and economics department chair, inducted as a fellow of the Cliometric Society earlier this month.

As stated on its website, “the Cliometric Society wishes to honor outstanding scholarship in the field of economic history through its election of Fellows of the Society. Fellows must have published contributions to economic history that are markedly original and have significantly advanced the frontiers of knowledge.” 

Professor Field, author of A Great Leap Forward: 1930s Depression and U.S. Economic Growth (Yale University Press, 2011), has reframed how scholars, researchers, historians, and the general public view the impact of the depression on innovative growth and changem earning him praise from scholars and the public alike.

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