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Anthony Downs
Born November 21, 1930 (1930-11-21) (age 90)
Nationality United States
Alma mater Carleton College
Stanford University
Scientific career
Fields Public economics
Political sciences
Influences Joseph Schumpeter
Julius Margolis
Kenneth Arrow
Influenced Duncan Black

Anthony Downs ( born November 21, 1930) is an American economist. He specialized in public policy and public administration. He has been a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., since 1977.

Before 1977, Downs served for 18 years a member and then Chairman of Real Estate Research Corporation. He also served as a Senior Analyst at the RAND Corporation and a professor at the University of Chicago.

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