Heterodox Economics Student Association (HESA)

HESA Group 

 About HESA

We are students in the graduate program of the economics department at the University of Utah. We have established the Heterodox Economics Student Association to promote and preserve the tradition of radical political economy. Check out our blog

2015-2016 HESA Leadership: Ari Fenn, C.K. Miller, Ali Jalali, Dustin Hamalainen and Li Zhi

 We are pleased to announce the winner of the E.K. Hunt Award for best short paper in political-economy is:

Wishful Thinking as Economic Theory: A Commentary on the Worldview of Alfred Marshall, the Employment Problem, and the Possibilities of Economic Chivalry 

by Jean Arment, University of Utah

The paper is presented here

Congratulations Jean, and many thanks for all the participants in the competition - from our department, the University of Denver, and the University of Missouri Kansas-City - for submitting excellent papers. We would also like to express our sincere gratitude to the referees, for helping us maintain the tradition of the best paper competition.