EPP/Tepper Professor Lester Lave died at his home on May 9, 2011. Lester, one of he world’s leading applied economists, spent virtually his entire career at Carnegie Mellon. Through his research and teaching he had a profound impact on the Department of Engineering and Public Policy. His friends and colleagues in EPP miss him greatly.
“Elevator speeches” inspired by Lester:
Lester’s EPP obituary can be found at:
Lester’s CMU obituary can be found at:
Lester’s Pittsburgh Post-Gazette obituary can be found at: