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Sumner La Croix

Sumner La Croix is Professor Emeritus in the University of Hawai‘i-Mānoa Department of Economics and a research fellow with the University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization.  He is an economic historian whose recent research focuses on the economic history of Hawai‘i, South Africa, and Australia. In 2016 the Cliometric Society presented its Clio Can Award to La Croix for exceptional service to the field of cliometrics (quantitative and theoretical economic history).