This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

George J. Stigler

George J. StiglerAKA George Joseph Stigler

Born: 17-Jan-1911
Birthplace: Renton, WA
Died: 1-Dec-1991
Location of death: Chicago, IL
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Economist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Economic Theory of Regulation

Father: Joseph Stigler
Mother: Elizabeth Hungler
Wife: Margaret L. Mack (m. 1936, d. 1970, three sons)
Son: Stephen
Son: David
Son: Joseph

    University: BA, University of Washington (1931)
    University: MBA, Northwestern University (1932)
    University: PhD Economics, University of Chicago (1938)
    Professor: Iowa State College (1936-38)
    Professor: University of Minnesota (1938-46)
    Professor: Brown University (1946-47)
    Professor: Columbia University (1947-58)
    Professor: University of Chicago (1958-91)

    American Economic Association President (1964)
    Fraser Institute
    History of Economics Society President (1977)
    Hoover Institution Fellow (1971-91)
    Mont Pelerin Society President (1976-78)
    National Academy of Sciences 1975
    Journal of Political Economy Editor
    Nobel Prize for Economics 1982
    National Medal of Science 1987
    Chicago School Economists

Author of books:
Production and Distribution Theories: 1870-1895 (1941)
The Theory of Competitive Price (1942, economics)
The Cost of Subsistence (1946)
Five Lectures on Economic Problems (1949)
The Economics of Information (1961)
The Intellectual and the Market Place (1964)
Essays in the History of Economic Thought (1965)
The Organization of Industry (1968)
The Citizen and the State (1975)
The Economist as Preacher, and Other Essays (1982)

Create a map starting with George J. Stigler
Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications