James Meade Quotes

The frontiers of knowledge in the various fields of our subject are expanding at such a rate that, work as hard as one can, one finds oneself further and further away from an understanding of the whole.

 
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James Meade
James Meade
  • Born: June 23, 1907
  • Died: December 22, 1995
  • Nationality: British
  • Profession: Economist

James Edward Meade, CB, FBA was a British economist and winner of the 1977 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences jointly with the Swedish economist Bertil Ohlin for their "pathbreaking contribution to the theory of international trade and international capital movements."