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Vernon L. Smith is George L. Argyros Chair in Finance and Economics at Chapman University and President, International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics. Purdue University awarded him an Honorary Doctor of Management degree in 1989. Dr. Smith was elected member, National Academy of Science, 1995, received Cal Tech’s Distinguished Alumni Award in 1996, and was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics in 2002. He was named Kansan of the year (Topeka Gazette) in 2002, and published Discovery – A Memoir in 2008. He received a Distinguished Alumni award from the University of Kansas in 2011, and in 2014 an Honorary Doctor of Science degree. His email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.