Diamond, Peter Arthur, 1940-

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Peter Arthur Diamond (born April 29, 1940) is an American economist known for his analysis of U.S. Social Security policy and his work as an advisor to the Advisory Council on Social Security in the late 1980s and 1990s. He was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2010, along with Dale T. Mortensen and Christopher A. Pissarides. He is an Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. On June 6, 2011, he withdrew his nomination to serve on the Federal Reserve's board of governors, citing intractable Republican opposition for 14 months.
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referencedIn Franco Modigliani Papers, 1936-2005 and undated, bulk 1970s-2003 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
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employeeOf Massachusetts Institute of Technology corporateBody
correspondedWith Modigliani, Franco person
associatedWith Obama, Barack, 1961- person
associatedWith Orszag, Peter, 1968- person
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alumnusOrAlumnaOf Yale University. corporateBody
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