In Memory of
11/14/28 - 2/7/13
Visiting Professor (Research)
Division of Applied Mathematics
Professor Emeritus of Economics
Eastman Professor of Political Economy
It is with sadness and regret that we inform you of the passing of Emeritus Professor Jerome Stein on Thursday, February 7, 2013.
|In the last year of his life he completed and published an important monograph "Stochastic Optimal Control and the U.S. Financial Debt Crisis" (Springer 2012) and finished the manuscript of an interdisciplinary study "Playing Against Nature: integrating geoscience and economics in natural hazard mitigation" described in a recent article in the Brown Daily Herald
http://www.earth.northwestern.edu/people/seth/research/bdh1.html, in the American Geophysical Union
http://blogs.agu.org/sciencecommunication/2013/04/02/simple-math-gives-readers-x-ray-vision/ and also in the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics http://connect.siam.org/finding-a-sensible-balance-for-natural-hazard-mitigation-with-mathematical-models/#more-3492.
Jerry’s webpage can be visited at: http://www.dam.brown.edu/people/stein.htm