The award is given to top professors in the Department of Economics, in order to honor the legacy of former professor of economics Walter Johnson, who taught at MU for 33 years.
The program gives graduate students a hands-on approach in understanding economics.
She will begin her position in January.
Yoram Bauman gave up his career as a college professor to go on tour as the first-ever “Stand-up Economist”
Seattle professor, YouTube star to perform after Economics Open House
William Brock, a Guggenheim Fellow, will develop tools for mathematical research.