Reinhard Selten


Age: 85

German economist and recipient of the 1994 Nobel Prize in economics who had taught at the University of Bonn since 1984 and received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with Hungarian-American John C. Harsanyi and American John F. Nash, Jr. for their "pioneering analysis of equilibria in the theory of non-cooperative games" known as game theory that has been used to explain human behavior in different fields such as economics, politics, and biology.

Cause of Death: Not stated

Born: October 5, 1930

Died: August 23, 2016

Poznan, Poland