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