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Modigliani, Franco

Born: 1918 AD
Died: 2003 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Economists

1918 – Born in Italy on the 18th of June.

1939 – He left Italy for the US because of his Jewish background and antifascist views.

1944 – He obtained his Ph.D. from the New School for Social Research working under Jacob Marschak.

1946 – He became a naturalized citizen of the United States.

1948 – He joined the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign faculty.

1950 – He was a professor at the Graduate School of Industrial Administration of Carnegie Mellon University.

1962 – He joined the faculty at MIT, achieving distinction as an Institute Professor.

1976 – President of American Economic Association.

1985 – Nobel Prize in Economics.

2003 – Died on the 25th of September.