|Kenneth J. Arrow|
August 23, 1921|
New York City, New York, USA
|Died||February 21, 2017
Palo Alto, California, USA
|Alma mater||Columbia University
City College of New York
|Awards||John Bates Clark Medal (1957)
Nobel Prize in Economics (1972)
von Neumann Theory Prize (1986)
National Medal of Science (2004)
Kenneth Joseph Arrow (August 23, 1921 – February 21, 2017) was an American economist. He won the Nobel Prize in Economics with John Hicks in 1972. At the time, he was the youngest person to have received this award, at 51.
Early life[change | change source]
Career[change | change source]
Arrow was active on the international scene through a variety of initiatives including trustee of Economists for Peace and Security and a member of the Advisory Board of Incentives for Global Health, the not-for-profit behind the Health Impact Fund.
Death[change | change source]
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- "Tamer of Big Businesses Wins Nobel Prize in Economics". Stanford.edu. October 14, 2014. http://www.dubaichronicle.com/2014/10/15/businesses-wins-nobel-prize-in-economic-sciences/. Retrieved December 5, 2014.
- Weinstein, Michael M. (2017-02-21). "Kenneth Arrow, Nobel-Winning Economist Whose Influence Spanned Decades, Dies at 95". New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/21/business/economy/kenneth-arrow-dead-nobel-laureate-in-economics.html. Retrieved 2017-02-21.
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|Wikiquote has a collection of quotations related to: Kenneth Arrow|
- Collected Papers of Kenneth J. Arrow
- Kenneth Arrow at stanford.edu
- Autobiography at nobel.se
- Kenneth Arrow Profile at cepa.newschool.edu
- Social Choice and Individual Values
- Photos of Kenneth Arrow
- Kenneth J. Arrow: Nobel Prize in Economics Recipient by Seymour "Sy" Brody, Florida Atlantic University Libraries