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Professor Edward C. Norton Releases Study on the Effects of Human and Health Capital on Wages

Edward C. Norton is a professor in the Department of Economics (courtesy) and the Department of Health Management and Policy

Jan Kmenta 1928-2016

Jan Kmenta, Professor Emeritus of Economics and Professor Emeritus of Statistics, passed away on July 24, 2016 at the age of 88.

It is perhaps fitting that as the University of Michigan begins to celebrate its bicentennial that an economic historian takes over as department chair. The celebration reminds us of all that we value about U-M. I look forward to a productive and exciting term ahead. Read more here.

--Professor and Chair of Economics, Paul Rhode

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