23. ilb 06. – 16.09.2023

Angus Deaton

born in 1945 in Edinburgh, Scotland, studied economics at Cambridge University, where he also obtained his doctorate. Currently an economics professor at Princeton University, his fields of research include health and development economics and microeconomics and consumer behavior, i.e. individual consumption decisions. In October 2015 Deaton was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his analysis of poverty, consumption and economic well-being.