Arrow, Kenneth Joseph
1921 - Born on the 23rd of August.
1940 - He graduated from Townsend Harris High School and then earned a Bachelor's degree from the City College of New York.
1941 - At Columbia University, he received a Master's degree.
1946-1949 - He spent his time partly as a graduate student at Columbia and partly as a research associate at the Cowles Commission for Research in Economics at the University of Chicago.
1951 - He earned his Ph.D. from Columbia.
1972 - Nobel Prize in Economics.
1973 - President of American Economic Association.
1983 - Won the Nobel prize for this work.
2004 - He was one of the recipients of the National Medal of Science.
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