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Jack HIRSHLEIFER

Jack HIRSHLEIFER, economist in the field of Microeconomic Theory; Economics of Uncertainty and Information; Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; General Economics. Fellow, Center Advanced Study Behavioral Sciences, Stanford, California, 1961-1962; Guggenheim Foundation Fellow, 1962; Ford Faculty Fellow, 1964-1965; National Science Foundation, USA Senior Postdoctoral Fellow, 1967-1968; Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1975; Vice-President, American Economic Review, 1979.

Background

  • HIRSHLEIFER, Jack was born in 1925 in New York City, New York, United States of America.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy Harvard University, 1945, 1948, 1950.

    Career

    • United States Naval Reserve (active duty), 1943-1945. Assistant Social Scientist, Association Social Scientist, Consultant, Rand Corporation, 1949-1955. Since 1955; Assistant Professor, Association Professor, School Business, University Chicago, 1955-1958, 1958-1960.

      Association Professor of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., United States of America, 1960-1962. Consultant, United States President's Scientific Advisory Committee, 1961-1963, Hudson Institute, Institution, since 1962. Professor of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., United States of America, United States of America, since 1962.

      Co-editor, Journal of Business, 1957-1960. Editorial Boards, American Economic Review, 1971-1974,1983-, Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization, since 1980, Journal of Economic Literature, since 1984.

    Major achievements

    • Fellow, Center Advanced Study Behavioral Sciences, Stanford, California, 1961-1962. Guggenheim Foundation Fellow, 1962. Ford Faculty Fellow, 1964-1965.

      National Science Foundation, USA Senior Postdoctoral Fellow, 1967-1968. Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1975. Vice-President, American Economic Review, 1979.
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