Gerard Debreu

Gerard Debreu

Born: July 4, 1921

Died: December 31, 2004

Nationality: French

Occupation: Mathematician

Biography: Gérard Debreu was a French economist and mathematician, who also came to have United States citizenship. Best known as a professor of economics at the University of California, Berkeley, where he began work in 1962, he won the 1983 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics.