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LBJ School Professor Laurence Lynn to Deliver 2012 Levine Lecture at American University

Event Details

Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Butler Boardroom, University Center, American University
4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20016

Lynn's talk, "America's 'Broken Government': What Would Madison Say?", to commemorate the life and work of distinguished public policy scholar Charles H. Levine.

Laurence E. Lynn, Jr. will deliver the 2012 Levine Lecture on Thursday, March 29 at 6 pm. The event will be held in the Butler Board Room at American University.

Dr. Lynn is the Sid Richardson Research Professor at the LBJ School, University of Texas. Prior to this appointment, Lynn was the George H. W. Bush Chair and Professor of Public Affairs at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. Previously, he served on the faculties of the Stanford Business School, the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and the Harris School of Public Policy Studies at the University of Chicago. He is a past president of the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management and a Fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration.

His latest books are Public Management: A Three-Dimensional Approach (with Carolyn J. Hill), Public Management: Old and New, and Madison's Managers: Public Administration and the Constitution (with Anthony M. Bertelli). He is the recipient of the H. George Frederickson Award (PMRA), the John Gauss Award (APSA), and the Dwight Waldo and Paul Van Riper awards (ASPA). He earned his A.B. in economics from the University of California at Berkeley and his Ph.D. in economics from Yale University.

For more information visit: http://www.american.edu/spa/dpap/levine_fund_lecture.cfm.