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John R. HICKS

John R. HICKS, economist in the field of General Economics. Fellow, British Academy, 1943; Knighted, 1966; Nobel Prize in Economics, 1972.

Background

  • HICKS, John R. was born in 1904 in Warwick, Warwickshire, England.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts University Oxford, 1925.

    Career

    • Lector, London School of Economies and Political Science, London, United Kingdom, 1929-1935. Fellow, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1935-1938. Professor Political Economics, University Manchester, 1938-1946.

      Drummond Professor, University Oxford, 1950-1965. Professor Emeritus, University Oxford, since 1965. Fellow, Nuffield College Oxford, since 1946.

    Major achievements

    • Fellow, British Academy, 1943. Knighted, 1966; Nobel Prize in Economics, 1972.

    Works

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    Born 1904