Koopmans, Tjalling C. (Tjalling Charles), 1910-1985Alternative names
Tjalling Charles Koopmans was born in Holland on August 28, 1910. He graduated from the University of Utrecht (M.A., 1933) and the University of Leiden (Ph.D., 1936), and was director of research for the Cowles Commission (1948-1954). At Yale University, Koopmans served as professor of economics (1955-1985), director of the Cowles Foundation (1961-1967), and Alfred Cowles Professor of Economics (1967-1985). He received the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1975. Koopmans died in 1985.
From the description of Tjalling Charles Koopmans papers, 1954-1984 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702170525
From the guide to the Tjalling Charles Koopmans papers, 1954-1984, (Manuscripts and Archives)