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John R. HICKS

economist

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.

Achievements

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

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