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Undergraduate Awards


The Economics Department Awards four prizes annually:

  1. The Jack and Lewis Greenhut Award
  2. The Tate Whitman Award in Economics
  3. The George Benston and Richard F. Muth Award
  4. The Teaching Award of Excellence

The Jack and Lewis Greenhut Award

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For excellence in economics and promise for graduate studies.

     Year    
Award Winners
2019Sarah Mahoney
2018T. Anders Olsen
2017Nanyu Chen
2016Yixuan Chen
2015Cindy Xinha Jiang

The Tate Whitman Award

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For analytic clarity, personal integrity, and leadership.

     Year    
Award Winners
2019Tejas Kashyap
2018Jonathan Kaminski
2017Tori Herren
2016Sarah Paik
2015Kimberly Varadi

The George Benston and Richard F. Muth Award

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For intellectual curiosity, passion, and skill in economic analysis.

     Year    
Award Winners
2019Claudia Hurowitz
2018Alexis Korman
2017Shaina Shapera
2016Xin (Bella) Li
2015Hal Zeitlin

Teaching Assistant Award of Excellence

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To recognize undergraduate students who have served as exceptional teaching assistants in our Economics classes.

 

     Year    
Award Winners
2019Tiffany Chen
2018Joseph Medeiros