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Robert Emerson Lucas Jr.
|Born||September 15, 1937
Yakima, Washington, U.S.
|Institution||Carnegie Mellon University
University of Chicago
|New classical macroeconomics|
|Alma mater||University of Chicago (BA, MA, PhD)
University of California, Berkeley
|H. Gregg Lewis
Dale W. Jorgenson
|Awards||Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (1995)|
|Information at IDEAS / RePEc|
Robert Emerson Lucas Jr. (born September 15, 1937) is an American economist at the University of Chicago. He is the John Dewey Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus in Economics and the College. He is a known figure in the creation of new classical approach to macroeconomics, he received the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1995.
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