Akerlof, George Arthur
Born: Jun 17, 1940 AD
Currently alive, at 73 years of age.
1940 - Born on the 17th of June in New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
1962 - He graduated from the Lawrenceville School and received his Bachelor's degree from Yale University.
1966 - He obtained his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and has taught at the London School of Economics.
1970 - Best known for his article, "The Market for Lemons: Quality Uncertainty and the Market Mechanism", published in Quarterly Journal of Economics.
2001 - He won the Nobel Prize in Economic.
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