Professor Werner Troesken and Pitt graduates Brian Beach and Martin Saavedra honored with Arthur H. Cole Prize.

Professor Werner Troesken and his former students Brian Beach (William and Mary) and Martin Saavedra (Oberlin College) were awarded the Arthur H. Cole Prize for the best paper published in the Journal of Economic History for "Typhoid Fever, Water Quality, and Human Capital Formation" (joint with Joseph Ferrie).