Mirrlees
biographical name James Alexander 1936- British economist

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  • Mirrlees — may refer to: Hope Mirrlees James Mirrlees MAN B W Diesel, current owner of the diesel engine manufacturer, Mirrlees, Bickerton Day This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …   Wikipedia

  • Mirrlees —   [ mɪrliːz], James Alexander, britischer Volkswirtschaftler, * Minnigaff (Schottland) 5. 7. 1936; Professor an den Universitäten Oxford (1969 95) und Cambridge (seit 1995). Seine Arbeiten zur optimalen Besteuerung und zur Produktionseffizienz… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Mirrlees — This interesting and unusual name, with variant spellings Merrilees, Merriles, Merrylees, Mireylees and Mirylees, is of Scottish locational origin from Merrilees the name of an estate and hamlet now merged in the estate of Binus, West Lothian. In …   Surnames reference

  • Mirrlees — James Alexander, geboren 1936, englischer Nationalökonom, der in Cambridge lehrt; ⇡ Nobelpreis für Wirtschaftswissenschaften 1996 (zusammen mit ⇡ Vickrey). M. entwickelte ein mathematisches Modell für eine optimale Einkommensteuer, die trotz… …   Lexikon der Economics

  • Mirrlees Blackstone — est une entreprise anglaise spécialisée dans la construction de moteurs Diesel. Mirrlees Blackstone fait partie du groupe MAN B W Diesel AG de même que les fabricants de moteurs Diesel anglais Ruston, Paxman et le français SEMT Pielstick.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mirrlees, James A. — ▪ British economist in full  James Alexander Mirrlees  born July 5, 1936, Minnigaff, Scotland       Scottish economist known for his analytic research on economic incentives in situations involving incomplete, or asymmetrical, information. He… …   Universalium

  • МИ́РЛИС (Mirrlees) Джеймс — (Mirrlees) Джеймс (р. 1936), англ. экономист. В 1983–84 през. Междунар. эконометрич. ассоциации. Тр. по проблемам оптимального роста, налогообложению, оценке проектов, нерациональному поведению, социальному страхованию, по теории стимулов… …   Биографический словарь

  • Hope Mirrlees — (1887–1978) was a British translator, poet and novelist. She is best known for the 1926 Lud in the Mist, a fantasy novel and influential classic, and for Paris: A Poem, a modernist poem which critic Julia Briggs deemed modernism s lost… …   Wikipedia

  • James Mirrlees — Sir James Alexander Mirrlees, FBA (born 5 July 1936, Minnigaff, Wigtownshire) is a Scottish economist and winner of the 1996 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. He was knighted in 1998.He was educated at the University of Edinburgh and… …   Wikipedia

  • Wirtschaftsnobelpreis 1996: James Alexander Mirrlees — William Spencer Vickrey —   Die beiden Volkswirte erhielten den Nobelpreis für ihre Beiträge zur ökonomischen Theorie von Anreizen bei unterschiedlichen Graden von Information.    Biografien   James Alexander Mirrlees, * Minnigaff ( …   Universal-Lexikon

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