Bebchuk to Become President of the Western Economic Association International

Posted by Scott Hirst, co-editor, HLS Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, on Tuesday June 29, 2010 at 9:19 am
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The corporate governance and law and finance research of Lucian Bebchuk, Director of the Program on Corporate Governance, was recently recognized by the Western Economic Association International (WEAI). The WEAI elected Bebchuk to serve as its Vice-President during 2010-2011, President-elect during 2011-2012, and President during 2012-2013.

Founded in 1922, WEAI is a non-profit, educational organization of economists, with 1,800 members around the world, dedicated to encouraging and communicating economic research and analysis. Its past presidents includes Nobel Laureates James Heckman (2007), Clive Granger (2003), Oliver Williamson (2000), Gary Becker (1997), Milton Friedman (1985), James Buchanan (1984), Kenneth Arrow (1981) and Douglass North (1976).

  1. Bravo Lucian.
    Your arrival and your principled scholarship have been the needed and appreciate pilar upon which the legitimacy of modern corporate governance depends.
    COngratulations and always thank you for your work.
    Your friend, bob monks

    Comment by Bob Monks — June 30, 2010 @ 8:43 pm

  2. Many congratulations to Lucian Bebchuk for becoming the vice president of WEAI. It is recognition of the great services rendered by Lucian Bebchuk over the years.

    Comment by Topman — May 28, 2011 @ 10:22 am


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