Private Notes on Gary Becker

186 Pages Posted: 24 May 2014

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James J. Heckman

University of Chicago - Department of Economics; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); American Bar Foundation; Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA); CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Abstract

This paper celebrates the life and contributions of Gary Becker (1930-2014).

Keywords: human capital, human behavior, lifetime contributions, tribute

JEL Classification: B31, J24

Suggested Citation

Heckman, James J., Private Notes on Gary Becker. IZA Discussion Paper No. 8200. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2441496

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