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Douglass C. North

nobel prize for economics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Douglass C. North
Full Name
of the recipient
Douglass C. North
AwardSveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel
Year of Award1993
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withRobert W. Fogel (50.0%)
for the Award
for having renewed research in economic history by applying economic theory and quantitative methods in order to explain economic and institutional change
at the Time of Award
Washington University, St. Louis, MO, USA
Place of BirthCambridge, MA, United States USA
Date of Birth5 November 1920
at the time of Award
72 years
Place of DeathBenzonia, MI, United States USA
Date of Death23 November 2015
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