1980
Sir William Arthur Lewis
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(1915 - 1991)
Nationality
British.
Area of specialisation
Development economics
Price Motivation
For his pioneering research in to economic development research with particular consideration of the problems of developing countries
Affiliation at the time of Award
University of Manchester, University of West Indies
CONTRIBUTION
Developed to economic models which mark out the causes of poverty among the population of developing countries, as well as the factors determining the un satisfactory pace of development
PUBLICATIONS
1, The Theory of Economic Growth (1955) 2, Politics in West Africa 3, The Principles of Economic Planning