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Finn Erling Kydland
Kydland in 2015
|Born||1 December 1943
Ålgård near Stavanger
|New classical economics|
|Alma mater||Norwegian School of Economics (BSc)
Carnegie Mellon University (PhD)
|Edward C. Prescott
|Influences||Robert S. Kaplan|
|Contributions||Real Business Cycle Theory
Time consistency in economic policy
|Information at IDEAS / RePEc|
Finn Erling Kydland (born 1 December 1943) is a Norwegian economist. He is known for his contributions to business cycle theory. He is the Henley Professor of Economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Kydland was a co-recipient of the 2004 Nobel Prize in Economics, with Edward C. Prescott, "for their contributions to dynamic macroeconomics: the time consistency of economic policy and the driving forces behind business cycles."
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