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Tinbergen, Jan

Line breaks: Jan Tin|ber¦gen
Pronunciation: /ˈtɪnbəːɡ(ə)n
 
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Definition of Tinbergen, Jan in English:

( 1903–94), Dutch economist. He shared the first Nobel Prize for Economics (1969) with Ragnar Frisch for his pioneering work on econometrics. He was the brother of the zoologist Nikolaas Tinbergen.

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