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Haavelmo, Trygve

Born: 1911 AD
Currently alive, at 104 years of age.
Nationality: Norwegian
Categories: Economists

1911 – Born 13th of December in Skedsmo, Norway.

During World War II he worked with Nortraship in the Statistical Department in New York City.

1946 – He received his Ph.D. for his work on The Probability Approach in Econometrics 1944.

1947-1948 –  Trade department head of division.

1948-1979 – Professor in economics and statistics at the University.

1989 – Awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics "for his clarification of the probability theory foundations of econometrics and his analyses of simultaneous economic structures."

1999 – Trygve Magnus Haavelmo died 28th of July.