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Robert William Fogel (/ ˈ f oʊ ɡ əl /; July 1, 1926 – June 11, 2013) was an American economic historian and scientist, and winner (with Douglass North) of the 1993 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.
Robert William Fogel
Robert William Fogel, American economist who, with Douglass C. North, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Economics in 1993. The two were cited for having developed cliometrics, the application of statistical analysis to the study of economic history. Fogel attended Cornell University (B.A., 1948),.
Robert M. Solow, both published in the second half of the 1950s are nodal points in the huge literature on the theory and measurement of long- term economic growth.1 They became nodal points despite the fact that similar growth models by others had been published about the same time. Solow.
The Contributions of Robert Fogel to Cliometrics
Introduction: Robert Fogel as a Pioneer of Cliometrics. Robert Fogel was one of the earliest and most forceful advocates for the use of quantitative methods and economic theory in the study of economic history and long-term economic change. He demonstrated through his work on the economic impact of the railroads and the economic history of US.
Robert W. Fogel
A Trailblazing Economic Historian. The late Robert Fogel was an economic historian at the University of Chicago who won the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 1993 for his studies of slavery in the United States, and the role railroads played in the development of the economy. He shared the 1993 Nobel Prize with Douglass C. North.
Robert Fogel and the economics of good health
When Fogel was awarded his own Nobel, he gave a lecture in Stockholm on the subject that occupied his latter years – good health and its effect on economic growth. The lecture is worth reading.
Robert W. Fogel
Robert W. Fogel. The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1993. Born: 1 July 1927, New York, NY, USA. Died: 11 June 2013, Oak Lawn, IL, USA. Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA. Prize motivation: “for having renewed research in economic history by applying economic.
Robert W. Fogel
Economic Sciences. The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1993 was awarded jointly to Robert W. Fogel and Douglass C. North “for having renewed research in economic history by applying economic theory and quantitative methods in order to explain economic and institutional change”.
Robert W. Fogel (1926
Abstract. Robert W. Fogel’s career at the University of Chicago spanned the years from 1964 to his death in 2013, with an interruption for a stint at Harvard from 1975 to 1981. He had a great influence on the profession as a co-founder with Douglass North of cliometrics or new economic history, which was recognised in a Nobel Prize for.