MIT Sloan School of Management Faculty Biography

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Office: E62-527
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E-mail: lthurow@mit.edu

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Economics, Finance and Accounting

Lester Thurow

Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Professor of Management and Economics Emeritus

Coordinator, Asia-Pacific Initiatives

Lester Thurow

Lester Thurow is the Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Professor of Management and Economics Emeritus, the Coordinator of the Asia-Pacific Initiatives, and Dean Emeritus at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

His career at MIT Sloan spans more than 40 years. Thurow was Dean of MIT Sloan from 1987 until 1993, and taught at Harvard from 1966 to 1968 after a term as a staff economist on President Lyndon Johnson’s Council of Economic Advisers …

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