Way to go, Ken !!
BY Sharon Donnelly– Palm Beach Daily News
In academia, there are the guys who teach economics, theorize economics, write economics and win Nobel Prizes in economics, and then there’s the guy who strides in, slaps a horse gagger on the table and shows what real money is.
That guy is Ken Griffin.
The University of Chicago has announced that the seasonal Palm Beach resident is the donor of $125 million, earmarked for the Department of Economics. It brings Griffin’s total support of the department to $150 million and is the second-largest gift in the school’s history.
That’s right, second-largest. The first is $300 million […] Read more