Lapan retires from department

April 26, 2018

Lapan retirement receptionHarvey Lapan, University Professor, was joined by friends and colleagues to celebrate his 46 years of distinguished service to the Department of Economics at a retirement reception held April 24th.

Joshua Rosenbloom thanked Lapan for his many years of service and opened the comments to several speakers, including Dennis Starleaf, Arne Hallam, GianCarlo Moschini, Brent Kreider, and Joydeep Bhattacharya. The speakers praised both Lapan's professional accomplishments and his mentoring and cordial friendship through the years.

Dr. Lapan, who started as an assistant professor of economics at Iowa State in fall of 1972, retires on May 15, 2018.

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