Awards & Winners

James Heckman

Date of Birth 19-April-1944
Place of Birth Chicago
(Illinois, United States of America, Chicago metropolitan area, Area code 872)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as James Joseph Heckman, James J. Heckman
Profession Economist, Professor
James Joseph Heckman is an American economist and Nobel laureate. He is the Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago, Professor of Science and Society at University College Dublin and a Senior Research Fellow at the American Bar Foundation. Heckman shared the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics in 2000 with Daniel McFadden for his pioneering work in econometrics and microeconomics. He is considered to be among the ten most influential economists in the world.

Awards by James Heckman

Check all the awards nominated and won by James Heckman.


Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences
(for his development of theory and methods for analyzing selective samples)