Alan Blinder, 27 August 2017

When William Baumol passed away in May 2017, he left behind an intellectual legacy that is remarkable for its volume and longevity, its scope, the practical importance of some of the theories he developed, and its enduring value. This column, written by a long-time colleague and co-author, outlines his amazing scholarly career, which spanned nearly 70 years and produced more than enough for two lifetimes.

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