Helen Hughes

 

 

Age: 84

 

Summary: Czechoslovakian-born Australian economist and professor emeritus of economics at the Australian National University from 1993 until 2013 who had been described as Australia's greatest female economist and whose later research focused on the development problems facing the Pacific Island nations and remote Indigenous Australian communities in Australia.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from surgery

 

Born: October 1, 1928

 

Died: June 15, 2013

 

Location: Melbourne, Australia