Past Presidents and Secretary-Treasurers

MEA past Presidents (Institution at the time of Election)

1934–35 — S. L. Miller (d) State University of Iowa
1935–36 — M. H. Hunter (d) University of Illinois
1936–37 — Dale Yoder (d) University of Minnesota
1937–38 — J. A. Estey (d) Purdue University
1938–39 — John Ise (d) University of Kansas
1939–40 — W. Bayard Taylor (d) University of Wisconsin
1940–41 — J. E. Kirshman (d) University of Nebraska
1941–42 — Hary Gunnison Brown (d) University of Missouri
1942–45 — No Meetings
1945–46 — Jesse S. Robinson (d) Carl eton College
1946–47 — C. L. Christenson (d) Indiana University
1947–48 — Roy Blough (d) University of Chicago
1948–49 — C. Ward Macy (d) Coe College
1949–50 — M. M. Bober (d) Lawrence College
1950–51 — Paul R. Olson (d) State University of Iowa
1951–52 — Frank W. Fetter (d) Northwestern University
1952–53 — H. Gordon Hayes (d) Ohio State University
1953–54 — Walter A. Morton (d) University of Wisconsin
1954–55 — Elmer Wood (d) University of Missouri
1955–56 — Hiram L. Jome (d) DePauw University
1956–57 — Horace M. Gray (d) University of Illinois
1957–58 — Leland J. Gordon (d) Denison University
1958–59 — Harold M. Groves (d) University of Wisconsin
1959–60 — Ben W. Lewis (d) Oberlin College
1960–61 — C. Woody Thompson (d) State University of Iowa
1961–62 — Richard L. Kozelka (d) University of Minnesota
1962–63 — Joseph D. Coppock (d) Earlham College
1963–64 — Leland J. Pritchard (d) University of Kansas
1964–65 — Harold W. Davey (d) Iowa State University
1965–66 — Harry G. Brainard (d) Michigan State University
1966–67 — Ja y W. Wiley (d) Purdue University
1967–68 — Richard B. Heflebower (d) Northwestern University
1968–69 — Wallace C. Peterson University of Nebraska
1969–70 — Taulman A. Miller (d) Indiana University
1970–71 — Kalman Goldberg, Bradley University
1971–72 — Delbert A . Snider (d) Miami University
1972–73 — William D. Grampp, University of Illinois
1973–74 — Joseph P. McKenna (d) University of Missouri–St. Louis
1974–75 — Anne O. Krueger, University of Minnesota
1975–76 — Royall Brandis (d) University of Illinois
1976–77 — Campbell R. McConnell, University of Nebraska–Lincoln
1977–78 — Richard H. Leftwich, Oklahoma State University
1978–79 — John F. Due, University of Illinois
1979–80 — Walter Adams (d) Michigan State University
1980–81 — Burton A. Weisbrod, University of Wisconsin–Madison
1981–82 — Elizabeth Clayton (d) University of Missouri–St. Louis
1982–83 — Robert Eisner (d) Northwestern University
1983–84 — Peter O. Steiner, University of Michigan–Ann Arbor
1984–85 — Rendigs Fels, Vanderbilt University
1985–86 — Murray L. Weidenbaum, Washington University
1986–87 — W. Lee Hansen, University of Wisconsin–Madison
1987–88 — Marianne A. Ferber (d) University of Illinois
1988–89 — Daniel Hamermesh, Michigan State University
1989–90 — Hirschel Kasper, Oberlin College
1990–91 — Deirdre N. McCloskey, University of Iowa
1991–92 — Francine Blau, University of Illinois–Champaign
1992–93 — Robert H. Haveman, University of Wisconsin–Madison
1993–94 — Barry R. Chiswick, University of Illinois at Chicago
1994–95 — Robert E. Baldwin, University of Wisconsin–Madison
1995-96 — Werner Sichel, Western Michigan University
1996-97 — Sherwin Rosen (d) University of Chicago
1997-98 — James J. Heckman, University of Chicago
1998-99 — Stephen A. Woodbury, Michigan State University
1999-2000 — Beth Allen, University of Minnesota
2000-01 — John J. Siegfried, Vanderbilt University
2001-02 — Rebecca M. Blank, University of Michigan
2002-03 — Robert A. Pollak, Washington University
2003-04 — Robert J. Willis, University of Michigan
2004-05 — Greg J. Duncan, Northwestern University
2005-06 — William E. Becker, Indiana University
2006-07 — V. V. Chari, University of Minnesota
2007-08 — Patricia B. Reagan, Ohio State University
2008-09 — Joel Mokyr, Northwestern University
2009-10 — Derek Neal, University of Chicago
2010-11 -- Jeffrey M. Wooldridge, Michigan State University
2011-12 — Narayana Kocherlakota, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
2012-13 — Ping Wang, Washington University
2013-14 — Charles Manski, Northwestern University
2014-15 — Rodolfo Manuelli, Washington University
2015-16 — Alan V. Deardorff, University of Michigan

(d) Deceased

MEA past Secretary–Treasures

1934–35 and 1935–36 — Harold M. Groves (d) University of Wisconsin
1936–37 to 1938–39 — T. W. Schultz (d) Iowa State College
1939–40 to 1959–60 — C. Woody Thompson (d) University of Iowa
1960–61 and 1961–62 — John A. Cochran, Southern Illinois University
1962–63 to 1966–67 — Lloyd D. Orr, Indiana University
1967–68 to 1981–82 — Allen F. Larsen, St. Cloud State University
1982–83 to 1984–85 — DeVon L. Yoho, Ball State University
1985–86 to 1993–94 — Alan E. Dillingham, Illinois State University
1994-95 to 2003-04 — Mark Montgomery, Grinnell College
2004-05 to 2014-15 — William D. Ferguson, Grinnell College