Peter A. Diamond
|Peter A. Diamond|
|Born||Peter Arthur Diamond
April 29, 1940
New York City, U.S.
|Fields||Political economics, welfare economics, behavioral economics|
|Doctoral advisor||Robert Solow|
|Doctoral students||Martin Hellwig
David K. Levine
|Notable awards||Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences
Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (2010)
Peter Arthur Diamond (born April 29, 1940) is an American economist. Diamon is known for his analysis of U.S. Social Security policy and his work as an advisor to the Advisory Council on Social Security in the late 1980s and 1990s.
He is an Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. On June 6, 2011 he withdrew his nomination to serve on the Federal Reserve’s board of governors, citing intractable Republican opposition for 14 months.
References[change | change source]
- Peter A. Diamond - Autobiography - Nobelprize.org, PDF page 2
- Levine, David Knudsen (1981). The enforcement of collusion in oligopoly (Ph.D.). MIT. http://library.mit.edu/item/000117202. Retrieved 8 February 2017.
- "The business cycle and the stock market by Andrei Shleifer.". https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/80447. Retrieved 2016-09-19.
- Saez, Emmanuel (1999). Essays on the economics of income taxation (Ph.D.). MIT. https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/38434. Retrieved 1 February 2017.
- "Peter Arthur Diamond" (fee, via Fairfax County Public Library). Biography in Context. Detroit: Gale Biography In Context. 2010. Gale Document Number: GALE|K1650007280. http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/bic1/ReferenceDetailsPage/ReferenceDetailsWindow?displayGroupName=Reference&disableHighlighting=false&prodId=BIC2&action=e&windowstate=normal&catId=&documentId=GALE%7CK1650007280&mode=view&userGroupName=fairfax_main&jsid=16a5e6dfdd2bcadb1e17021b679b150b. Retrieved June 13, 2011.
- Nobel Laureate Diamond Withdraws Nomination to Fed Board, Joshua Zumbrun, Bloomberg News, June 6, 2011
Other websites[change | change source]
- Media related to Peter A. Diamond at Wikimedia Commons
- Peter A. Diamond at MIT
- Unemployment, Vacancies, Wages 2010 lecture at NobelPrize.org
- Works by or about Peter A. Diamond in libraries (WorldCat catalog)
- Appearances on C-SPAN
- Appearances on C-SPAN
- Peter A. Diamond collected news and commentary at The New York Times
- An interview with Peter A. Diamond, July 12, 2006
- Documentary films on Peter A. Diamond, with critiques of his work, as part of the Nobel Perspectives project