|Born||August 23, 1924
Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
|Alma mater||Harvard University|
|Influenced by||Wassily Leontief
Robert J. Gordon
|Awards||John Bates Clark Medal (1961)
Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (1987)
National Medal of Science (1999)
Robert Merton Solow (born August 23, 1924) is an American economist. He is known for his work on the theory of economic growth that grew in the exogenous growth model. It was named after him. He was awarded the John Bates Clark Medal (in 1961) and the 1987 Nobel Prize in Economics.
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- Nobel Autobiography
- Video Interview with Solow from NobelPrize.org
- Articles written by Solow for the New York Review of Books
- Robert M. Solow – Prize Lecture
- Solow in the Tropics. By John Toye. History of Political Economy, 41, 1: 221–240
- Robert M. Solow Papers, 1951–2011 and undated. Rubenstein Library, Duke University.