Who Knows: Economics Professor Geoffrey Woglom

Submitted by Caroline J. Hanna

Marjan Hajibandeh ’09E talks about downturns, gas prices and bubble phenomena, among other things, with economics department chair Geoffrey Woglom, the Richard S. Volpert ’56 Professor of Economics, for our new “Who Knows” series. Feel free to log and add comments.

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Woglom Named Volpert Professor of Economics at Amherst College

July 24, 2000Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.-Amherst College has named Geoffrey Woglom, a professor of economics at the college since 1978, as the first Richard S. Volpert '56 Professor of Economics. The Volpert Professorship was created by the honoree's son and daughter-in-law, Barry S. Volpert '81 and Teri Coleman Volpert, earlier this year in honor of the 65th birthday of Richard S. Volpert.