William P. Snavely Award for Outstanding Achievement in Graduate Studies in Economics Economics

William P. Snavely was the first Chairman of the Economics Department, serving in that capacity from 1973 to 1981. In his honor, the Department presents the Snavely Award for Outstanding Achievement in Graduate Studies in Economics to our most outstanding PhD student graduating each academic year.

2021 Awardees

Nathan P. Goodman

Nathan P. Goodman

2020 Awardees

Jordan Lofthouse

2019 Awardees

Bryan P. Cutsinger

2018 Awardees

David Lucas

2017 Awardees

Rosolino Candela

2016 Awardees

Stefanie Haeffele-Balch

2015 Awardees

Abigail Hall

2014 Awardees

Alexander Salter

2013 Awardees

Jayme Lemke

2012 Awardees

Christopher Martin

2011 Awardees

Petrik Runst

2010 Awardees

Chad Seagren

2009 Awardees

Diana Weinert

2008 Awardees

MIchael Makowsky

2007 Awardees

Thomas C. Durant

2006 Awardees

Ryan Oprea

2005 Awardees

Christopher Coyne

2004 Awardees

Scott Beaulier

2003 Awardees

Virgil Storr

2002 Awardees

Carlos Scartascini

2001 Awardees

Nicola Tynan

2000 Awardees

Jay Cochran

1999 Awardees

George Hwang

1998 Awardees

Mark Broski

1997 Awardees

Katarina Zajc

1996 Awardees

Robin Grier

1995 Awardees

Fabio Padovano

1994 Awardees

Alex Tabarrok

1993 Awardees

Mark Perry

1992 Awardees

Michelle Vachris

1991 Awardees

David Stallings

1990 Awardees

Harold Messenheimer

1989 Awardees

Peter Boettke

1988 Awardees

Jerome Ellig

1987 Awardees

Wayne Brough

1986 Awardees

Brian Goff

1985 Awardees

Daniele Louet

1984 Awardees

Wayne Gable

1983 Awardees

Donald Leavens

1982 Awardees

Kathryn Wilson