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Friday, May 9, 2014

Gary S. Becker – A Giant in Microeconomics

May 9, 2014

It has been one week since my main inspiration for studying economics passed away. The intellectual hero and 1992 Nobel Laureate Gary Becker died last Saturday in Chicago at the age of 83. Becker pioneered the fields of human capital economics, economics of the family, and economic analysis of crime, discrimination, addiction and population. He […]

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