James E. Meade
The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1977
Born: 23 June 1907, Swanage, United Kingdom
Died: 22 December 1995, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "for their pathbreaking contribution to the theory of international trade and international capital movements."
Contribution: Demonstrated the effects of economic policy on foreign trade theory.
Prize share: 1/2
Their work and discoveries range from how cells adapt to changes in levels of oxygen to our ability to fight global poverty.
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