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Shapley, Lloyd S., 1923-2016

LC control no.n 50022198
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Personal name headingShapley, Lloyd S., 1923-2016
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Variant(s)Shapley, L. S. (Lloyd S.), 1923-2016
Birth date1923-06-02
Death date2016-03-12
Place of birthCambridge (Mass.)
Place of deathTucson (Ariz.)
Field of activityGame theory
AffiliationUniversity of California, Los Angeles
Rand Corporation
Profession or occupationNobel Prize winners
Mathematicians College teachers
Found inHis On determining the full set of solutions of a finite game, c1951.
His Theory of games and its applications to economics and politics, 1981: t.p. (L.S. Shapley, Rand Corp., Santa Monica, California)
New York times WWW site, viewed Mar. 21, 2016 (in obituary published Mar. 14: Lloyd S. Shapley; b. Lloyd Stowell Shapley, June 2, 1923, Cambridge, Mass.; d. Saturday [Mar. 12, 2016], Tucson, aged 92; shared the 2012 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science for work on game theory that has been used to study subjects as diverse as matching couples and allocating costs)
Associated languageeng