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Theodore W. Schultz Ph.D.

Theodore W. Schultz Ph.D.

The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1979
Co-Nobilist: Sir Arthur Lewis


A Biographical Memoir by D. Gale Johnson

Drawing: Ami Mowris

Name: Theodore W. Schultz
Birth: 30 April 1902, Arlington, SD, USA
Death:26 February 1998, Evanston, IL, USA26 February 1985, New Haven, CT, USA
Institution: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Award: "for their pioneering research into economic development research with particular consideration of the problems of developing countries"
Subject: development economicstheory of optimal allocation of resources
Portion of Prize: 1/2