Dale Mortensen

 

 

 

Age: 74

 

Summary: longtime economics professor at Northwestern University who had shared the Nobel Prize in economics in 2010 with two other Americans for explaining how unemployment can remain high despite a large number of job openings.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: February 2, 1939

 

Died: January 9, 2014

 

Location: Wilmette, Illinois