Distinguished Fellows

The Award of Distinguished Fellow was instituted in 1965. Past presidents of the Association shall be Distinguished Fellows. Additional Distinguished Fellows may be elected, but not more than four in any one calendar year from economists of high distinction in the United States and Canada. The following economists have received this award:

2013 AEA Distinguished Fellows
2013 Distinguished Fellows: Paul Joskow and Stanley Fischer
(not pictured: Harold Demsetz and Jerry Hausman)

 

1965 Edward H. Chamberlin  
  Harold Hotelling 
1966 Abba P. Lerner 
1967 Jacob Marschak 
1968 Lloyd A. Metzler 
1969 Ludwig E. von Mises 
  Alexander Gerschenkron 
1970 William Arthur Lewis 
1971 Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen 
  Tjalling C. Koopmans 
1972 Robert A. Gordon 
  Carl S. Shoup 
1973 Tibor Scitovsky 
1975 Moses Abramovitz 
1976 Oskar Morgenstern 
  Herbert A. Simon 
1977 Harry G. Johnson 
  Leonid Hurwicz 
1978 Richard A. Musgrave 
  William S. Vickrey 
1979 Margaret G. Reid 
  Ronald H. Coase 
1980 Charles P. Kindleberger 
  Solomon Fabricant 
1981 Edward F. Denison 
  H. Gregg Lewis 
1982 Joe S. Bain  
  Gerard Debreu 
1983 Abram Bergson 
  James M. Buchanan 
1984 Evsey D. Domar 
  Albert O. Hirschman 
1985 Joseph Pechman 
  Paul Rosenstein-Rodan 
1987 Arthur S. Goldberger 
  Thomas C. Schelling 
1988 Hendrik S. Houthakker 
  Roy Radner 
1989 Jacob Mincer 
  Guy H. Orcutt 
1990 Victor R. Fuchs 
  Merton H. Miller 
1991 Irving B. Kravis 
  Herbert E. Scarf 
1992 Robert Dorfman 
  Vernon L. Smith 
1993 Lionel W. McKenzie 
  Anna J. Schwartz 
1994 John C. Harsanyi 
  Kelvin J. Lancaster 
1995   Geoffrey H. Moore
  Walter Oi
1996 Armen A. Alchian 
  Robert A. Mundell 
1997 Martin Bronfenbrenner 
  Gordon Tullock 
1998 Alan Heston 
  Robert Summers 
1999 David Cass
  John Chipman
2000 Jack Hirshleifer
  Edmund S. Phelps
2001 Rudiger W. Dornbusch
  Allan H. Meltzer
2002 Clive Granger
  Arnold Zellner
2003 Irma Adelman
  Jagdish Bhagwati
  T.N. Srinivasan
2004 William D. Nordhaus
  George P. Shultz
  William A. Brock
2005 Stanley L. Engerman
  Michael Rothschild
  Hugo F. Sonnenschein
2006 Donald J. Brown
  Richard A. Easterlin
  Robert B. Wilson
2007 Orley C. Ashenfelter
  Lloyd S. Shapley
  Oliver E. Williamson
2008 Erwin Diewert
  Dale Mortensen
  Charles Plott
2009 Ronald Jones
  Douglass North
  John Pencavel
2010 Elhanan Helpman
  David Kreps
  Martin Shubik
2011 Alan Blinder
  William Brainard
  Daniel Kahneman
  David Wise
2012 Truman F. Bewley
  Marc L. Nerlove
  Neil Wallace
  Janet L. Yellen
2013 Harold Demsetz
  Stanley Fischer
  Jerry Hausman
  Paul Joskow

 

 

 

 

 

 



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