UIC College of Liberal Arts and Sciences’ economist Steven Rivkin is one of the 200 most influential education scholars in the U.S., according to an annual ranking in Education Week. Rivkin, professor and head of economics at UIC, was honored for helping shape public discussions of education last year. He is listed at No. 134 on the 2015 Frederick Hess Edu-Scholar Public Influence Ranking that was recently released.
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