A History of the Winter Institute

Collage of historic Winter Institute images from University Archives.

The 55th annual Winter Institute will be held on February 23-24, 2017.

The Winter Institute is an annual celebration of economic education and is a signature event for the Center for Economic Education, the Economics Department and the School of Public Affairs.

University Archives has a display in the Miller Center lobby through the month of February celebrating the Winter Institute’s long history. The display includes images of past speakers, programs, and a few letters from Nobel Prize winning economists, including Paul Samuelson and Milton Friedman.

Alan Greenspan speaks at the Winter Institute in February 1977. Greenspan served as Chairman of the Federal Reserve from 1987 to 2006.

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