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Akerlof, George Arthur

Born: 1940 AD
Currently alive, at 81 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Economists

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.