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"The Economics of Sustainable Development" is the 40th annual Public Lecture-Seminar Series organized by the Department of Economics at Western Michigan University. Sustainable development can be broadly defined as a pattern of development that enables future generations to live as least as well as the current generation. The series explores the contribution of economic science of sustainable development from the various dimensions. This year's series also coincides with the University's Centennial. The series is directed by Professor Sisay Asefa of the WMU Economics Department, and is co-sponsored by the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. The public is cordially invited to attend the lectures at no admission charge. In addition to a public lecture. each guest scholar will present an academic seminar aimed at the economics faculty and graduate students.

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