Congratulations to Economics Class of 2018

On Satuday June 9th, 2018, Dartmouth Economics department hosted its annual graduation breakfast reception in honor of the class of 2018 graduates and their families. At the reception, department chair Chris Snyder and vice chair James Feyrer announced the awards and Honors students this year. For the detailed list, please check our Honors page.

The entire Economics department wishes the Class of 2018 best of luck in their post graduate endeavors.

Dartmouth College Economics Majors Valedictorians 2012

Wills Begor

Begor is graduating from Dartmouth with an economics major modified with mathematics and a minor in Spanish. After graduation, he will join Morgan Stanley’s Mergers and Acquisitions Group as an investment banking analyst.

At Dartmouth, he was an early inductee of Phi Beta Kappa in 2011, a Rufus Choate Scholar (an honor for students in the top 5 percent of their class) for all four years at the College, and a Rockefeller Leadership Fellow in 2011-2012. As a James O. Freedman Presidential Scholar in 2010, he worked with Christopher Snyder, the Joel Z. and Susan Hyatt Professor in the Department of Economics, on a research project examining the procurement of vaccines in developing countries. Begor co-authored a paper, “Economic Perspectives on the Advance Market Commitment for Pneumococcal Vaccines” in Health Affairs along with Snyder and an MIT professor.