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Liz Warren-Pederson
Eller College of Management
520.626.9547
news@eller.arizona.edu
 

Media Advisory
Nobel Laureate in Economics to speak at UA's Eller College of Management

December 6, 2007

What:

The Eller College of Management will host 2002 Nobel Prize Winner in Economics Vernon Smith. A former Eller College professor and founder of the College’s Economic Science Laboratory, Smith was recognized for establishing laboratory experiments as a tool in empirical economic analysis, especially in the study of alternative market mechanisms. In his lecture Reflection on Experimental Economics at UA 1975-2001, Smith will discuss his personal experience as a professor at The University of Arizona and acknowledge the many people whose efforts have gone into making the Economic Science Laboratory an internationally recognized center of experimental economics research and education.
 
Free and open to the public. Please arrive early as seating and parking are limited. Parking is available for a fee in the Park Avenue garage just north of Speedway at the corner of Park Avenue and Helen Street.

Where:  

Berger Auditorium, McClelland Hall, 1130 E. Helen St., Tucson, AZ

When:

Thursday, December 6, 2007 : 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

The Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona is internationally recognized for pioneering research, innovative curriculum, distinguished faculty, excellence in management information systems, entrepreneurship, and social responsibility. U.S. News & World Report ranks the Eller undergraduate program #12 among public business schools and two of its programs are among the top 20 — Entrepreneurship and MIS. U.S. News & World Report ranks the Eller MBA Full-Time program #48 in the U.S. The College is among the leaders of business schools generating grant funds for research. In addition to a Full-Time MBA program, the Eller College offers the 25th ranked Evening MBA program, the Eller Executive MBA and the Online MBA. The Eller College of Management supports more than 5,000 undergraduate and 600 graduate students on the UA campus in beautiful Tucson, Arizona, and a satellite campus in Phoenix.

Press Contact:
Liz Warren-Pederson, Eller College of Management
520.626.9547, news@eller.arizona.edu

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