Utah Statesman Reports On Vernon Smith's Lecture
By Marissa Neeley
The Orson A. Christensen Auditorium was packed Wednesday as Nobel Laureate Vernon L. Smith spoke about how the price of one’s house correlates with the health of the economy.
Smith spoke as part of the George S. Eccles Memorial Lecture in Economics. The Huntsman School of Business invites distinguished guests speaking as part of this memorial lecture, which also celebrated its 40th birthday Wednesday. These guests included Nobel Prize winner Peter Drucker, author Milton Friedman and former chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, Alan Greenspan.