james tobin

Tobin

[toh-bin]
noun
James, 1918–2002, U.S. economist: Nobel prize 1981.
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james tobin

American economist whose contributions to the theoretical formulation of investment behaviour offered valuable insights into financial markets. His work earned him the Nobel Prize for Economics in 1981.

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