Ronald McKinnon




Age: 79


Summary: retired professor of economics at Stanford University who in 2010 warned Federal Reserve policy makers that its large-scale asset purchases would harm the economy, but who was specialized in international trade and finance, economic development, and monetary theory and policy during his 50 years at Stanford.



Cause of Death: Head injuries sustained from an accidental fall


Born: July 10, 1935


Died: October 1, 2014


Location: Burlingame, California