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Paul Krugman

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Paul Krugman in 2008

Paul Robin Krugman (born February 28, 1953) is an American economist and 2008 winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics.

Early life[change | change source]

Krugman was born to a Jewish family in Albany, New York.[1]

He was awarded B.A. in economics from Yale University in 1974. He earned a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 1977.

Career[change | change source]

From 1982 to 1983, he spent a year working at the Reagan White House as a staff member of the Council of Economic Advisers.[1]

Krugman taught at Yale, MIT, University of California, and Stanford University. He is still teaching at the City University of New York, the London School of Economics, and Princeton University.[1] He is also a columnist for the The New York Times.

The Nobel Prize in Economics was awarded to Krugman in 2008.[1]

Selected works[change | change source]

In a summary based on writings by and about Santayana, OCLC/WorldCat lists roughly 470+ works in 1,500+ publications in 24 languages and 44,600+ library holdings. [2]

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Academic books (authored or coauthored)[change | change source]

Academic books (edited or coedited)[change | change source]

  • Currency Crises (National Bureau of Economic Research Conference Report) (September 2000), ISBN 0-226-45462-2
  • Trade with Japan : Has the Door Opened Wider? (National Bureau of Economic Research Project Report) (March 1995), ISBN 0-226-45459-2
  • Empirical Studies of Strategic Trade Policy (National Bureau of Economic Research Project Report) (April 1994), co-edited with Alasdair Smith. ISBN 0-226-45460-6
  • Exchange Rate Targets and Currency Bands (October 1991), co-edited with Marcus Miller. ISBN 0-521-41533-0
  • Strategic Trade Policy and the New International Economics (January 1986), ISBN 0-262-11112-8

Economics textbooks[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3, "Paul Krugman"; retrieved 2012-6-22.
  2. WorldCat Identities: Krugman, Paul R.; retrieved 2012-6-22.

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Paul Krugman at Wikimedia Commons