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Tinbergen, Jan

Syllabification: Tin·ber·gen, Jan
Pronunciation: /ˈtinˌberɡə(n)

Definition of Tinbergen, Jan in English:

( 1903–94), Dutch economist. A pioneer in econometrics, he was the brother of zoologist Nikolaas Tinbergen. Nobel Prize for Economics (1969), shared with Ragnar Frisch.

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