Texas Tech University

Texas Tech's Free Market Institute to Receive Eppler Award

Sarah Linnartz

November 2, 2023

The FMI is being honored in recognition of its 10th anniversary.


WHAT:  Texas Tech University's Free Market Institute to receive Eppler Award from Lubbock Economics Council.

WHEN:  11:30 a.m. Friday (Nov. 3)

WHERE:  Baker Conference Center at Lubbock Christian University, 5642 Eileen Blvd

EVENT:  The Texas Tech University Free Market Institute will be honored with the Eppler Award from the Lubbock Economics Council at the James D. Eppler Memorial Award Luncheon on Friday.

Established in 2007, the James D. Eppler Memorial Economic Citizenship Award recognizes an individual or entity who has made distinguished contributions to the Lubbock community in economic education, business development and/or civic engagement. 

The event's featured speaker, Julia Cartwright, is an associate professor of economics at Kalamazoo College and will present “The Economics of the Darknet: What the Internet Wild West Can Tell Us About Everyday Exchange.” 


CONTACTBenjamin Powell
Executive director, Free Market Institute, Texas Tech University
(806) 834-3097