LACEA honors Professor Lustig with the title of President Emerita
November 10, 2017
On the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association, LACEA, Professor Lustig received the title of President Emerita in recognition of her role in the creation of the Association and her strong leadership and unwavering support. The award ceremony took place on November 10, 2017 in Lustig’s native city of Buenos Aires. Lustig concluded her reception speech by urging the audience, particularly women economists, to “Never receive a ‘No’ for an answer. Dream on.”
Read the official announcement here.
Professor Lustig receives Schloss Prize for Economics
September 30, 2016
Tulane University’s Department of Economics is proud of Professor Lustig’s many accomplishments. The Department’s selection committee (Alan Barreca, Doug Harris, Jon Pritchett, and James Alm) was unanimous in recommending that Lustig be the 2016 recipient of the Lawrence M. v. D. Schloss Prize for Excellence in Economics.