Finn Erling Kydland
|New classical economics|
|Alma mater||Norwegian School of Economics (BSc)|
Carnegie Mellon University (PhD)
|Edward C. Prescott|
|Influences||Robert S. Kaplan|
|Contributions||Real Business Cycle Theory|
Time consistency in economic policy
|Information at IDEAS / RePEc|
Finn Erling Kydland (born 1 December 1943) is a Norwegian economist. He is known for his contributions to business cycle theory. He is the Henley Professor of Economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Kydland was a co-recipient of the 2004 Nobel Prize in Economics, with Edward C. Prescott, "for their contributions to dynamic macroeconomics: the time consistency of economic policy and the driving forces behind business cycles."
References[change | change source]
- De Vroey, Michel (2016). "Real Business Cycle Modelling: Kydland and Prescott's Contribution". A History of Macroeconomics from Keynes to Lucas and Beyond. Cambridge University Press. pp. 261–281. ISBN 978-1-107-58494-5.
- "UCSB Economics | Giving". Archived from the original on 2009-11-29. Retrieved 2013-04-29.
- Frängsmyr, Tore (ed.). "The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2004 - Finn E. Kydland". www.nobelprize.org. Retrieved 2018-03-28.
- Solow, R. (2015-12-30). Economics for the Curious: Inside the Minds of 12 Nobel Laureates. Springer. ISBN 9781137383594.