Vernon L. Smith

Economist, Academic

1927 –

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Who is Vernon L. Smith?

Vernon Lomax Smith is professor of economics at Chapman University's Argyros School of Business and Economics and School of Law in Orange, California, a research scholar at George Mason University Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science, and a Fellow of the Mercatus Center, all in Arlington, Virginia. Smith shared the 2002 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with Daniel Kahneman. He is the founder and president of the International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics, a Member of the Board of Advisors for The Independent Institute, and a Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute in Washington D.C.. In 2004 Smith was honored with an honorary doctoral degree at Universidad Francisco MarroquĂ­n, the institution that named the Vernon Smith Center for Experimental Economics Research after him.

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Born
Jan 1, 1927
Wichita
Also known as
  • Vernon Smith
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Kansas
  • California Institute of Technology
  • Harvard University
  • Wichita North High School
Employment
  • George Mason University
  • Stanford University
  • California Institute of Technology
  • Purdue University
Lived in
  • United States of America
  • Wichita

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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