Edmund Phelps

Director, Center on Capitalism and Society, Columbia University


  • 2006 Nobel Laureate in Economics
  • Author of Mass Flourishing (2013) and Rewarding Work (1997, 2007)
  • National Academy of Sciences Member since 1982
  • Chevalier of the National Order of the Légion d’Honneur, 2008
  • Recipient of the Friendship Award from the People’s Republic of China, 2014

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