Duquesne Economics Professor to Discuss Liquor Store Privatization
Dr. Antony Davies, associate professor of economics at Duquesne University, will serve as a panelist for the Commonwealth Foundation Policy Summit in Harrisburg on Monday, Jan. 17.
As a member of the Closing the Budget Gap Panel, Davies will discuss his well-publicized study on liquor store privatization.
The summit, entitled 80 Ideas for a Prosperous Pennsylvania and Five Ways to Cut $5 Billion, will be broadcast on the Pennsylvania Cable Network.
Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in 10 schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.