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Paul Anthony SAMUELSON

Paul Anthony SAMUELSON, economist in the field of General Economic Theory. David Wells

Prize, University Harvard, 1941; John Bates Clark Medal, President, American Economic Association, 1947, 1961; President, Econometric Society, 1953; President, Honorary President, International Economie Association, 1965-1968, since 1968; Albert Einstein Medal, 1970; Nobel Prize in Economics, 1970.

Background

  • SAMUELSON, Paul Anthony was born in 1915 in Gary, Indiana, United States of America.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts University Chicago, 1935. Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy Harvard University, 1936, 1941. Honorary DLL, DSci., DLit., DLetters, DEcon., various univs.

    Career

    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass., USA, since 1940. Institute, Institution Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass., USA, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, since 1960. Contributing Editor, Newsweek.

    Major achievements

    • David Wells

      Prize, University Harvard, 1941. John Bates Clark Medal, President, American Economic Association, 1947, 1961. President, Econometric Society, 1953.

      President, Honorary President, International Economie Association, 1965-1968, since 1968. Albert Einstein Medal, 1970. Nobel Prize in Economics, 1970.

    Works

    • Macroeconomics (5th Edition) (Pearson Series in Economics)
    • For Principles of Macroeconomics courses at two- and four-year colleges and universities Reveal the relevance of economics through real-world business examples One of the challenges of teaching Principles of Macroeconomics is fostering interest in concepts that may not seem applicable to students’ lives.
    • Microeconomics (5th Edition) (The Pearson Series in Economics)
    • For Principles of Microeconomics courses at two- and four-year colleges and universities Reveal the relevance of economics through real-world business examples One of the challenges of teaching Principles of Microeconomics is fostering interest in concepts that may not seem applicable to students’ lives.
    • Essentials of Economics
    • Adapted by Kathryn Graddy, Essentials of Economics brings the captivating storytelling approach, real-world applications, and innovative features of Paul Krugman and Robin Wells’ Economics to the one-term economics course.

    Views

    The theory of consumers’ behaviour and capital theory. Growth theory; various topics in mathematical economics. Welfare economics; international trade theory.

    Fiscal policy and income determination. The pure theory of public expenditure. The methodology of economics.

    The history of economic thought. Portfolio selection and the theory of speculative markets. And the economics of population.

    Connections

    • Married 2nd Risha Eckaus in 1981.
    • mother: Ella Lipton
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      • David Wells Prize, University Harvard, 1941. John Bates Clark Medal, President, American Economic Association, 1947, 1961. President, Econometric Society, 1953. President, Honorary President, International Economie Association, 1965-1968, since 1968. Albert Einstein Medal, 1970. Nobel Prize in Economics, 1970.
      • David Wells Prize, University Harvard, 1941. John Bates Clark Medal, President, American Economic Association, 1947, 1961. President, Econometric Society, 1953. President, Honorary President, International Economie Association, 1965-1968, since 1968. Albert Einstein Medal, 1970. Nobel Prize in Economics, 1970.
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      • book: The Age of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin and Digital Money Are Challenging the Global Economic Order
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