The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1971
Economist and Statistician. Interpreted economic growth in a manner which helped better understand economic and social structure.
Nobel Prize Lecture, December 11, 1971
Name: Simon S. Kuznets
Birth: 30 April 1901, Pinsk, Russian Empire (now Belarus)
Death: 8 July 1985, Cambridge, MA, USA
Institution: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
Award: "for his empirically founded interpretation of economic growth which has led to new and deepened insight into the economic and social structure and process of development"
Subject: economic growth, economic history
Portion of Prize: 1/1
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