Feature: Prof. Deirdre McCloskey will accept the Julian Simon Memorial Award next week.
FEATURE: Deirdre McCloskey To Be Awarded at 2013 CEI Dinner
At the CEI Annual Dinner next Thursday, June 20, CEI will award Deirdre McCloskey with the Julian Simon Memorial Award. The award was created in honor of late economist Julian L. Simon, famous for debunking the alarmist predictions of eco-doomsayers like Paul Ehrlich. Prof. McCloskey is being honored for her great catalogue of work, including her extensive documentation of how new cultural respect for entrepreneurialism transformed the world in the 17th and 18th century. Read more about Prof. McCloskey and the Simon Award here.