Remembering Mike Intriligator

It is with much regret that we heard of the passing away of Mike Intriligator last week. Mike has served on the Institute for Economics and Peace’s Research Committee since 2009. I will always remember is friendly and inclusive manner and I always looked forward to seeing him.

It’s hard to capture in words his life’s accomplishments, only to say that reading his academic track record in humbling. I first met him through the Economists for Peace and Security which is just one of the organisations where he has served on the Research Committee, he certainly dedicated a lot of his free time to help to build a better and more sustainable world, a quality I really admired in him.

The LA Times wrote an excellent obituary to him and has done much better justice to his life work than I could; please follow the link to read a man who truly impressed me. He will be missed by many.

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