Angus Deaton

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Sir Angus Deaton
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Angus Deaton, Nobel Laureate in economics in Stockholm December 2015
BornAngus Stewart Deaton
(1945-10-19) 19 October 1945 (age 74)
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
CitizenshipUnitit Kinrick - Unitit States
EddicationFettes College
Alma materFitzwilliam College, Cambridge
Awairds
Scientific career
FieldsMicroeconomics
InstitutionsVarsity o Bristol
Princeton Varsity
ThesisModels of consumer demand and their application to the United Kingdom (Scots: Models o consumer demand an thair application tae the Unitit Kinrick) (1975)

Sir Angus Stewart Deaton, FBA[1] (born 19 October 1945) is a Scots-American economist. In 2015, he wis awairdit the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his analysis o consumption, poverty, an welfare.[2][3]

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  1. Instruments of Development - website British Academy
  2. "The Prize in Economic Sciences 2015". nobelprize.org.
  3. Wearden, Graeme. "Nobel prize in economics won by Angus Deaton – live". The Guardian. Retrieved 12 October 2015.