February 2013 Archives
"Pound for pound, in terms of its accomplishments in undergraduate teaching, graduate teaching and research, I regard the University of Minnesota as the best economics department in the world," said Sargent. "Graduates of the U of M form an elite group comprising many of the world's most distinguished economists. As an economist, I am especially honored and pleased to be able to say that I too have a degree from the University of Minnesota. I will treasure it."