Don Lavoie Memorial Essay Competition Winners for 2010
The Society for the Development of Austrian Economics is pleased to announce the winners of the Don Lavoie Memorial Graduate Student Essay Competition. Three prizes are given, each worth $1000, to be used to pay expenses to attend the Southern Economic Association meetings this November in Atlanta, GA, where the winners will present their work on a special panel at 3:00pm, Saturday, November 20, 2010. Prize awards are contingent on attending the SEA meetings and the SDAE’s annual business meeting and awards banquet.
This year's winners are:
Daniel J. Smith
George Mason University
”Leveraging Reputation: Guidaticums in Medieval Spain”
"Caste as Self Enforcement: A Case Study from Nineteenth Century India"
Jong Chul Won
University of Missouri at Columbia
“The Emergence, Limit, and Distortion of the Firm: The Entrepreneurship Approach”
Their papers will be available online shortly at http://it.stlawu.edu/sdae/.
This year's prize committee consisted of:
Peter Boettke, George Mason University
Steven Horwitz, St. Lawrence University
David Prychitko, Northern Michigan University
Emily Chamlee-Wright, Beloit College
Virgil Storr, Mercatus Center at George Mason University