Leonid Hurwicz or Leonid Hurwicz (Roushie: Леони́д Гу́рвич) (August 21, 1917 – Juin 24, 2008) wis an American economist an mathematician. He won the 2007 Nobel Prize in Economics.[1]

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Leo Hurwicz
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Born21 August, 1917
Flag of Russian Empire for private use (1914–1917) 3.svg Moscow, Roushie
Died24 Juin 2008(2008-06-24) (aged 90)
Minneapolis, Minnesota,
United States
NaitionalityFlag of the United States.svg American


  1. NobelPrize.org, "Leonid Hurwicz"; retrieved 2012-9-19.

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