Gerard Debreu

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Gerard Debreu

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Gerard Debreu
The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1983

Born: 4 July 1921, Calais, France

Died: 31 December 2004, Paris, France

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for having incorporated new analytical methods into economic theory and for his rigorous reformulation of the theory of general equilibrium."

Contribution: Basic research work in the theory of general equilibrium.

Prize share: 1/1

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