Jan Tinbergen facts for kids
Jan Tinbergen in 1982
April 12, 1903|
|Died||June 9, 1994
|Alma mater||Leiden University|
|Doctoral advisor||Paul Ehrenfest|
|Doctoral students||Tjalling Koopmans|
|Known for||First national macroeconomic model|
|Influences||Oskar R. Lange|
|Notable awards||Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (1969)|
He was awarded the first Nobel Prize in Economics in 1969. He shared the award with Ragnar Frisch for having developed and applied dynamic models for the analysis of economic processes. Tinbergen was a founding trustee of Economists for Peace and Security.
Tinbergen was never married. He also had no children. He died on June 9, 1994 at The Hague from natural causes, aged 91. Niko Tinbergen is his brother.
- Business Cycles in the United States, 1919–1932, Geneva, 1939 and New York, 1968
- Business Cycles in the United Kingdom, 1870–1914, Amsterdam, 1951
- On the Theory of Economic Policy. Second edition (1952) is Volume 1 of Contributions to Economic Analysis, Amsterdam=
- Economic Policy: Principles and Design, Amsterdam, 1956
- The Element of Space in Development Planning (together with L.B.M. Mennes and J.G. Waardenburg), Amsterdam, 1969
- Der Dialog Nord-Süd: Informationen zur Entwicklungspolitik. Frankfurt am Main: Europ. Verlagsanstalt, 1977
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