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Edmund PHELPS Nobel Prize Winner 2006; Professor, Department of Economics, Columbia University, New York

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1955 Amhers College, B.A.
1959 Yale University, PhD.
1971-1982 Professor of Economics, Columbia University
1978-1979 Professor of Economics, New York University
1992-1993 Resident Consultant, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, London
since 1982 McVickar Professor of Political Economy, Columbia University

Memberships

President, Atlantic Economic Society, 1983-1984
Co-director (with A. Leijonhufvud), International School of Economic Research, University of Siena, 1987-1990
Comitato Scientifico, Center for International Study of Economic Growth, University of Rome, `Tor Vergata`, since 1990
Economic Advisory Board, EBRD, 1990-1993

Publications

"Lessons in natural rate of unemployment", with J.M. Orszag and G. Zoega, Oxford, 2000
"Lessons in natural-rate dynamics", Oxford Economic Papers, 2000
Rewarding Work: How to Restore Participation and Self-Support to Free Enterprise, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1997. Trans. Italian (Rome: Laterza, 1999)
Structural Slumps: The Modern Equilibrium Theory of Employment, Interest and Assets, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University
Press, 1994

Awards

Doctor of Humane Letters, hon., Amherst College, 1985
Fellow, New York Academy of Science, 1996
Kenan Enterprise Award, 1996
Nobel Prize Winner in Economic Sciences, 2006