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Robert Lucas, the Nobel laureate who revolutionized macroeconomics

Updated: Jul 26, 2023

It is probably no exaggeration to say that Robert E. Lucas Junior, better known as Bob Lucas, was the most influential economist of the past 50 years. I first met him in a department gathering beside the Mississippi river when I joined the PhD program in Economics at the University of Minnesota. My tribute to him.

Published 18th May 2023.

Image of Nobel Prize winner Robert Lucas
Robert Lucas


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