Texas Tech University

Economics Expert to Speak On Campus

McKenzi Morris

February 26, 2020

Phi Beta Kappa will host James Sullivan as a visiting scholar this week.

Texas Tech University Phi Beta Kappa will host a visiting scholar to lecture on the war on poverty.

4:30 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 27)

Matador Room, Student Union Building

James Sullivan, the Gilbert F. Schaefer College Professor of Economics at the University of Notre Dame, will give a lecture on the history of poverty in America. Sullivan, who also is the co-founder of the Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities, researches the consumption, saving and borrowing behaviors of low-income households.

Levi Johnson
Director, Center for Transformative Undergraduate Experiences
(806) 834-8368