Eastern Economic Association

The Eastern Economic Association is a not-for-profit corporation whose object is to promote educational and scholarly exchange on economic affairs. Towards that end, the association encourages the freedom of research and discussion.

In pursuit of these goals, it publishes the Eastern Economic Journal and holds an annual conference and meeting of members.

Executive Committe
President: Janet Currie
President-Elect: Jeffrey Sachs
Vice President: Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg
Past President: Solomon Polachek
Treasurer: Steven Pressman
Executive Director: Donn Johnson
EEJ Co-Editor: Cynthia Bansak
EEJ Co-Editor: Allan Zebedee

Conference Manager: Alex Olbrecht
Assistant Treasurer: Natalia Smirnova
Executive Director Emeritus: Mary Lesser
Executive Director Emeritus: Alex Olbrecht

Directors
Heather Boushey, Washington Center for Equitable Growth, 2016
Shin-Yi Chou, Lehigh University, 2017
Ann Owen, Hamilton College, 2016
Anne Morrison Piehl, Rutgers University, 2018
Sarah Stafford, College of William and Mary, 2018
Jennifer VanGilder, Ursinus College, 2017

Past Presidents
1974 Barbara R. Bergmann 1995 Thomas Schelling*
1975 Lawrence R. Klein* 1996 John Q. Adams
1976 Harry G. Johnson 1997 Jagdish Bhagwati
1977 James Tobin* 1998 Elizabeth E. Bailey
1978 William J. Baumol 1999 Robert H. Frank
1979 Joseph Pechman 2000 Peter B. Kenen
1980 T.S. Saini 2001 Peter Temin
1981 Peter S. Elek 2002 Edward N. Wolff
1982 Ronald G. Bodkin 2003 Deirdre N. McCloskey
1983 Otto Eckstein 2004 Frederic S. Mishkin
1984 William N. Leonard 2005 Alan S. Blinder
1985 Robert M. Solow* 2006 Robert J. Shiller*
1986 E. Ray Canterbery 2007 Michael Grossman
1987 Dudley Dillard 2008 Joseph E. Stiglitz*
1988 H. Peter Gray 2009 N. Gregory Mankiw
1989 Wallace Oates 2010 Paul Krugman*
1990 Allen Sinai 2011 Duncan Foley
1991 Andrew Brimmer 2012 Glenn Loury
1992 Dale Jorgenson 2013 James Poterba
1993 Mancur Olson 2014 Solomon Polachek
1994 David Colander

*Nobel Prize recipient

Eastern Economic Association Headquarters
Quinnipiac University - College of Arts and Sciences
275 Mount Carmel Avenue, Hamden, CT 06518
Executive Director: Donn Johnson, Professor of Economics
(203) 582-8205 | eea@quinnipiac.edu

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