1975
Leonid Vitaliyevich Kantorovich
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(1912 - 1986)
Nationality
Soviet
Area of specialisation
Theory of optimal allocation of resources
Price Motivation
Theory of optimal allocation of resources
Affiliation at the time of Award
Academy of sciences, USSR
CONTRIBUTION
Renewed, generalize, and developed methods for analysis of the classical problem of economics as regards the optimum allocation of scarce resources
PUBLICATIONS
1, Mathematical methods in the organization and planning of production (1939) 2, A new method of solving of some classes of external problems (1940) 3, On the translocation of masses proceeding of the national academy of sciences of the USSR (1942) 4, Functional analysis and applied mathematics (1948) 5, The application of mathematical methods to freight flow analysis- problems in increase in the effectiveness of transport (1949)