1980
Lawrence R klein
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(1920 - 2013)
Nationality
American
Area of specialisation
Macro econometrics
Price Motivation
For the creation of econometric model and the application to the analysis of economic fluctuations and economic policies
Affiliation at the time of Award
University of Pennsylvania, University of Oxford, University of Michigan
CONTRIBUTION
Analysis of the effects of macroeconomic policy by econometric model building. He also made important contributions in developing forecasting techniques
PUBLICATIONS
1, An Essay on the Theory of Economic Prediction (1970) 2, A Textbook of Econometrics (1973) 3, The Keynesian Revolution (1947) 4, Economic Fluctuations in the United States 1921-1941 (1950)