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Leonid Vitaliyevich Kantorovich

nobel prize for economics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Leonid Vitaliyevich Kantorovich
Full Name
of the recipient
Leonid Vitaliyevich Kantorovich
AwardSveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel
Year of Award1975
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withTjalling C. Koopmans (50.0%)
for the Award
for their contributions to the theory of optimum allocation of resources
at the Time of Award
Academy of Sciences, Moscow, USSR
Place of BirthSt. Petersburg, Russian Empire (now known as Russia RUS)
Date of Birth19 January 1912
at the time of Award
62 years
Place of DeathMoscow, USSR RUS
Date of Death7 April 1986
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