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
Location: Poznan, Poland