Since 1974, robert mundell (born 1932) has been professor of economics at columbia university in new york after studying at mit and the london school of economics, he received his phd from mit in 1956, and was the post-doctoral fellow in political economy at the university of chicago in . Robert alexander mundell, cc (born october 24, 1932) is a canadian economist currently, he is a professor of economics at columbia university and the chinese university of hong kong mundell is also known for the mundell–fleming model and mundell–tobin effect . Robert mundell was born in kingston, ontario, canada in 1932 he obtained a ba from the university of british columbia in 1953 and an ma from the university of washington in 1954. Robert mundell (1932 – ) is a canadian born economist most known for this paper, his role in the development of supply-side economics, and his influence .
Robert mundell was an accomplished scholar, famous economist, and the “godfather” of the euro from his beginnings in kingston, ontario, to a man who would pioneer the work of the optimum currency area theory which would lead into the creation of the euro mundell has lived the life most dare not dream of. The sveriges riksbank prize in economic sciences in memory of alfred nobel 1999 was awarded to robert a mundell for his analysis of monetary and fiscal policy under different exchange rate regimes and his analysis of optimum currency areas. Man of the hour this year’s nobel prize in economics has been awarded to robert mundell his most celebrated work—on capital flows, exchange rates and “optimal currency areas”—is more .
The model was named in recognition of research papers published in the early 1960s by robert mundell, a brilliant young canadian trade theorist, and marcus fleming, a british economist at the imf. Dabbing at a huge oil painting in his morningside heights apartment last month, robert a mundell was gloating the house of representatives had just passed a tax simplification bill that would . And when the young canadian economist robert mundell did his most influential work, in the early 1960s, it was arguably the canadian difference that inspired him to think outside the box. Robert mundell (born in 1932) is a canadian economist and professor at columbia university he won the noble prize in economic sciences in 1999 for his theory. Someday there’s going to be a biography of robert mundell, of columbia university – in all likelihood, there will be more than one, because mundell has been so elusive over the years surely he is the only nobel laureate who lacks a detailed curriculum vitae (his first twenty years were only a .
Robert a mundell: robert a mundell, canadian-born economist who in 1999 received the nobel prize in economic sciences for his work on monetary dynamics and optimum currency areas. The theory of the optimal currency area was pioneered by economist robert mundell   credit often goes to mundell as the originator of the idea, but others point to earlier work done in the area by abba lerner . Robert mundell won the nobel prize for economics in 1999 and is widely known for his theoretical work on the development of the euro, the interplay among exchange rates, inflation, and economic growth, and his advocacy of supply-side economics. Professor mundell won the nobel prize in 1999 for his work in monetary dynamics and optimum currency areas, which laid the groundwork for the introduction of the euro he told.
Nobel prize-winning economist robert mundell says china's currency has strengthened to the stage where it is almost de facto convertible and should be included in the international reserve . Robert mundell “we will no longer think of a dollar-dominated international monetary arrangement but one in which the power is shared by the dollar, euro and yen areas, with a residual amount of power held by the imf representing the other countries”. Interview with robert a mundell howard r vane and chris mulhearn r obert a mundell has been professor of economics at columbia university in new york city, new york, since 1974 and university professor since.
Mr mundell, along with mr laffer and a handful of other economists, developed the supply-side school of economics in the 1970's they promoted low tax rates and easy fiscal policies to spur . Robert alexander mundell , cc (born october 24, 1932) is a nobel prize-winning canadian economist currently, he is a professor of economics at columbia university and the chinese university of hong kong . That progenitor is former university of chicago economist robert mundell the architect of supply-side economics is now a professor at columbia university, but i knew him through his connection . A theory of optimum currency areas 1 robert a mundell it is patently obvious that periodic balance-of-payments crises will remain an integral feature of the international economic system as long as fixed exchange rates and rigid wage and price levels prevent the international price system from fulfilling a natural role in the adjustment process.
At a wonderful dinner last night i had a chance to talk to nobel prize-winning economist robert mundell about all things economic what is to be done i asked him. The following points highlight the top five contributions of robert a mundell to economics the contributions are: 1theory of international trade 2the mundell-fleming model of an open macro economy 3. Homepage of robert mundell, columbia university major works selections of my writings are split up into the four categories listed below.