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Solows Get Degrees from Iowa

Benjamin L. Solow was looking forward to receiving a degree from the University of Iowa when we spoke to him this month. So was his grandfather. Mr. Solow is earning his bachelor's degree in political science and economics. His grandfather, the Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert M. Solow, is getting an honorary doctorate. The timing worked out, as the elder Mr. Solow was already going to be on the campus to celebrate with his grandson, said JOHN L. SOLOW, Benjamin's father and a professor of economics at the University of Iowa.


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