FACTOID # 11: Oklahoma has the highest rate of women in State or Federal correctional facilities.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > John Bates Clark Medal

The biennial John Bates Clark Medal is awarded by the American Economic Association to "that American economist under the age of forty who is adjudged to have made a significant contribution to economic thought and knowledge". Named after the American Neoclassical economist John Bates Clark (1847-1938), it is considered one of the two most prestigious awards in the field of economics, along with the Nobel Prize. Around 40% of past Medal winners have gone on to win the more frequently-awarded Nobel, following an average wait of 22 years. The American Economic Association, or AEA, is the oldest and most important professional organization in the field of economics. ... Face-to-face trading interactions on the New York Stock Exchange trading floor. ... Neoclassical economics refers to a general approach (a metatheory) to economics based on supply and demand which depends on individuals (or any economic agent) operating rationally, each seeking to maximize their individual utility or profit by making choices based on available information. ... John Bates Clark John Bates Clark (26 January 1847 – 21 March 1938) was an American neo-classical economist. ... The Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel (in Swedish Sveriges Riksbanks pris i ekonomisk vetenskap till Alfred Nobels minne), is a prize awarded each year for outstanding intellectual contributions in the field of economics. ...


Past recipients

Date in parentheses is the year in which the Nobel Prize was awarded or co-awarded.

Paul Samuelson (born May 15, 1915) is an American economist known for his work in many fields of economics. ... Kenneth Ewart Boulding (January 18, 1910 - March 18, 1993) was an economist, educator, poet, religious mystic, devoted Quaker, systems scientist, and interdisciplinary philosopher. ... Milton Friedman (July 31, 1912 – November 16, 2006) was a prominent American economist and public intellectual. ... For the convicted Republican political operative, see James Tobin (political operative). ... Kenneth Joseph Arrow (born August 23, 1921) is an American economist. ... Lawrence Robert Klein (born September 14, 1920) is an American economist. ... Robert Merton Solow (born August 23, 1924) is an American economist particularly known for his work on the theory of economic growth. ... Hendrik S. Houthakker (born December 31, 1924) is an American economist He was born in Amsterdam and completed his graduate work at the University of Amsterdam in 1949. ... Zvi Griliches (1930-1999) was an economist at Harvard University. ... Gary Stanley Becker (born December 2, 1930) is an American economist. ... Dale W. Jorgenson is the Samuel W. Morris University Professor at Harvard University (BA, economics Reed College in Portland, Oregon, in 1955 and a PhD in economics from Harvard in 1959). ... Daniel L. McFadden (born July 29, 1937) is an econometrician who won (jointly with James Heckman) the 2000 Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel for his development of theory and methods for analyzing discrete choice. He is currently the E. Morris Cox Professor of... Martin Stuart Feldstein (born 1939) is a U.S. economist. ... Joseph Stiglitz (born February 9, 1943) is an American economist and a member of Columbia University faculty. ... Michael Spence is a winner of Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, along with George A. Akerlof and Joseph E. Stiglitz, for their work on the dynamics of information flows and market development. ... James Heckman (born April 19, 1944) is an economist at the University of Chicago. ... Jerry A. Hausman is the John and Jennie S. MacDonald Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a famous econometrician. ... Sanford J. Grossman (born July 21, 1953) is an American economist specializing in quantitative finance. ... David M. Kreps is a game theory economist and professor at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. ... Paul Robin Krugman (born February 28, 1953) is an American economist, who has written several books and who currently (as of 2005) is a columnist for The New York Times. ... Larry Summers Lawrence Henry Summers (born November 30, 1954) is an American economist, politician, and academic. ... Economist David Card David Card is a labor economist and professor at the University of California, Berkeley. ... Economist Kevin M. Murphy is a professor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. ... Andrei Shleifer (born February 20, 1961) is a prominent academic economist. ... Matthew Rabin (born December 27, 1963) is Edward G. and Nancy S. Jordan Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at the University of California -- Berkeley. ... Steven Levitt Steven Levitt (born May 29, 1967) is prominent American economist best known for his work on crime, in particular on the link between legalized abortion and crime rates. ... Daron Acemoglu (Turkish: Daron Acemoğlu), born on September 3, 1967 in Istanbul, Turkey is an Turkish-American economist. ... Susan Athey, born on November, 1970 is an American economist. ...

See also


  Results from FactBites:
 
John Bates Clark Medal - definition of John Bates Clark Medal in Encyclopedia (133 words)
The John Bates Clark Medal is awarded biannually by the American Economic Association to "that American economist under the age of forty who is adjudged to have made a significant contribution to economic thought and knowledge".
Named after the American Neoclassical economist John Bates Clark (1847-1938), it is considered one of the two most prestigious awards in the field of economics, along with the Bank of Sweden memorial prize.
Around 40% of past Medal winners have gone on to win the more frequently-awarded Nobel, following an average wait of over 20 years.
Library of Economics and Liberty: Biographies in Brief (3890 words)
John Bates Clark, American economist, was the first to develop marginal productivity theory, using it to explore the distribution of income between returns to labor and capital in a market economy.
John Stuart Mill, English philosopher and economist, was rigorously home-schooled by his father.
John Milton, English poet, historian, and essayist, preferred poetry but later in life was drawn to publish pamphlets and works defending religious and civil liberty, freedom of the press, and practical reforms.
  More results at FactBites »

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m