Sir James Alexander Mirrlees FRSE FBA (5 July 1936 – 29 August 2018) was a Scottish economist. He was the winner of the 1996 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences. He was knighted in the 1997 Birthday Honours.
Sir James Mirrlees
|Born||5 July 1936|
|Died||29 August 2018 (aged 82)|
|Institution||Chinese University of Hong Kong|
University of Cambridge
|Alma mater||University of Edinburgh|
Trinity College, Cambridge
Peter J. Hammond
|Awards||Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (1996)|
|Information at IDEAS / RePEc|
- Hammond, Peter J. "Curriculum Vitae" (PDF). Peter J. Hammond's Personal Home Page. Retrieved 28 January 2017.
- "Chinese University Nobel laureate James Mirrlees dies aged 82". South China Morning Post. 31 August 2018.
- Goyal, Sanjeev. "Professor Sir James Mirrlees 1936-2018". University of Cambridge. Retrieved 30 August 2018.
- "Nobel Prize-Winning Economist James Mirrlees Dies at 82". The New York Times. August 30, 2018.
- Biographic speech from The Chinese University of Hong Kong
- James Mirrlees interviewed by Alan Macfarlane 21 July 2009 (film)