1974
Gunnar Myrdal
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(1898 - 1987)
Nationality
Swedish
Area of specialisation
Institutional economics, Macro economics
Price Motivation
For his pioneering work in the theory of money and economic fluctuations and for their penetrating analysis of the interdependence of economic, social and institutional phenomena
Affiliation at the time of Award
Stockholm University
CONTRIBUTION
Research on the interrelations between economic, social and political processes
PUBLICATIONS
1, The political element in the development of economic theory (1930) 2, The cost of living Sweden (1933) 3, Crisis in the population question (1934) 4, Fiscal policy in the business cycle (1939) 5, Population, a problem for democracy (1940)