American Economic Association

Celebrating 125 Years of Encouraging Economic Research


Richard T. Ely Lecturers

Hal Varian, Ely Lecturer
Hal Varian, 2010 Ely Lecturer

1962 Jacob Viner 
1963 James Tobin
1964 W. Arthur Lewis
1965 Kenneth E. Boulding
1966 Abba R. Lerner
1967 Jacob Marschak
1968 Alexander Gerschenkron
1969 Nicholas Georgescu Roegen
1970 Harry G. Johnson
1971 Joan Robinson
1972 Leonid Hurwicz
1973 Robert M. Solow
1974 Alice M. Rivlin
1975 Assar Lindbeck
1976 Simon Kuznets
1977 Herbert A. Simon
1978 Alfred E. Kahn 
1979 Tibor Scitovsky
1980 Lionel C. Robbins
1981 George J. Stigler
1982 Andrew F. Brimmer
1983 Thomas C. Schelling
1984 Alexander K. Cairncross
1985 Herbert Stein
1986 Richard A. Posner
1987 Alan S. Blinder
1988 Henry J. Aaron
1989 David Landes
1990 George A. Akerlof
1991 Meeting changed to January
1992 Jonas Kornai
1993 Arnold C. Harberger
1994 Kenneth J. Arrow
1995 George P. Shultz
1996 Martin S. Feldstein
1997 D. Gale Johnson
1998 Lionel W. McKenzie
1999 Finis Welch
2000 Lawrence H. Summers
2001 Robert E. Hall
2002 Edward C. Prescott
2003 Stanley Fischer
2004 Mervyn A. King
2005 Oliver Williamson
2006 Claudia Goldin
2007 Lars Hansen
2008 Nicholas Stern
2009 David Card
2010 Hal Varian

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