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Angus Deaton wins Nobel Prize in Economics 2015

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The winner of Nobel Prize in Economics 2015 – Angus Deaton

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Award for : His analysis of consumption, poverty, and welfare

Prize Amount : Prize, worth 8 million Swedish krona (£630,000)

He is well known for his work on health,wellbeing and economic development

He was born in Scotland.He is a professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton University

The economic prize is also known as the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.established in 1968.It was not part of the original group of awards set out in dynamite tycoon Nobel’s 1895 will.

Book of  Angus Deaton – The Great Escape : Health,Wealth and the Origins of Inequality.