John Bates Clark

An American Neoclassical economist renowned for his development of the marginal productivity theory of distribution. John Bates Clark is best known for his works on marginal utility, a revolutionary principal in economics.

Born in 1847 in Rhode Island, Clark was a graduate of Amherst College and taught at Columbia University for nearly 30 years. He was also a former president of the American Economic Association (AEA). Clark died in 1938. The John Bates Clark Medal is named in his honor. The John Bates Clark Medal is a prize awarded each year by the AEA to an economist working in the United States who is younger than 40 and who has contributed outstanding research to the field of economics.


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  • John Bates Clark — (* 26. Januar 1847 in Providence; † 21. März 1938 in New York City, New York) war ein US amerikanischer Ökonom der Neoklassik. Er gilt als einer der führenden Autoren der anglo amerikanischen Grenznutzenschule (auch Cambridge School) sowie als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • John Bates Clark — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Clark. John Bates Clark (26 janvier 1847 – 21 mars 1938) est un économiste américain néo classique. Il est un des pionners du marginalisme. Il a passé la plus grande partie de sa carrière… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John Bates Clark Medal — The John Bates Clark Medal is awarded by the American Economic Association to that American economist under the age of forty who is adjudged to have made a significant contribution to economic thought and knowledge .[1] According to the Chronicle …   Wikipedia

  • John Bates Clark Medal — An award issued to an American economist under the age of 40 who has made important contributions to the field of economics. The Clark Medal is one of the most prestigious awards in the field, and many John Bates Clark Medal winners have gone on… …   Investment dictionary

  • John Bates Clark Medal — Die John Bates Clark Medal ist eine prestigeträchtige Auszeichnung der American Economic Association. Verliehen wird die John Bates Clark Medal an den „amerikanischen Ökonom unter vierzig Jahren, der einen signifikanten Beitrag zum ökonomischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Medaille John Bates Clark — Médaille John Bates Clark La médaille John Bates Clark est décernée par l American Economic Association à un économiste américain de moins de quarante ans « qui a apporté une contribution significative à la pensée et à la connaissance… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Médaille John Bates Clark — La médaille John Bates Clark est décernée par l American Economic Association à un économiste de moins de quarante ans « qui a apporté une contribution significative à la pensée et à la connaissance économique ». De son origine à 2009,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Medalla John Bates Clark — La Medalla John Bates Clark es entregada cada dos años por la American Economic Association a aquel estadounidense de menos de cuarenta años que se considere haya hecho una gran contribución al pensamiento económico y al conocimiento . Se llama… …   Wikipedia Español

  • John Maurice Clark — (born 30 November 1884 in Northampton, Massachusetts; died 27 June 1963 in West Haven, Connecticut) was an American economist whose work combined the rigor of traditional economic analysis with an institutionalist attitude. Academic career Clark… …   Wikipedia

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