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The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1970
Paul A. Samuelson

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Paul A. Samuelson - Facts

Paul A. Samuelson

Paul A. Samuelson

Born: 15 May 1915, Gary, IN, USA

Died: 13 December 2009, Belmont, MA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA

Prize motivation: "for the scientific work through which he has developed static and dynamic economic theory and actively contributed to raising the level of analysis in economic science"

Field: partial and general equilibrium theory

Contribution: Contributed to raising the general analytical and methodological level in economic science.

Prize share: 1/1

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