Awards & Winners

Wassily Leontief

Date of Birth 05-August-1906
Place of Birth Munich
(Germany, Bavaria, Upper Bavaria)
Nationality United States of America, Soviet Union, Russian Empire
Also know as Wassily W. Leontief, Wassily Wassilyovich Leontief
Profession Scientist, Economist, Author
Wassily Wassilyovich Leontief, was a Russian-American economist notable for his research on how changes in one economic sector may have an effect on other sectors. Leontief won the Nobel Committee's Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1973, and three of his doctoral students have also been awarded the prize.

Awards by Wassily Leontief

Check all the awards nominated and won by Wassily Leontief.


Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences
(for the development of the input-output method and for its application to important economic problems)


Nominations 1967 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Award for Science, Philosophy, and Religion (Nonfiction) Essays in economics