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Kenneth J. Arrow is Professor of Economics Emeritus and Professor ofManagement Science and Engineering Emeritus at Stanford University. Hisresearch interests have largely been devoted to applications of rationalchoice theory. Among these fields have been the theory of social choice,general economic equilibrium, the economics of information, inventoryanalysis, the economics of medical care, the consequences of marketfailure, the measurement of environmental impacts, and the impact ofsocial interactions on economic behavior. He is the author or co-authorof Social Choice and Individual Values, General Competitive Analisys, The Limits of Organization, Essays in Theory of Risk Bearing, and numerouspapers. He has been president of several learned societies and receivedseveral awards and honorary degrees.
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