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William Spencer Vickrey (21 June 1914 – 11 October 1996) was a Canadian- born professor of economics and Nobel Laureate. Vickrey was awarded the 1996 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with James Mirrlees for their research into the economic theory of incentives under asymmetric information, becoming ...

articles.latimes.com/2011/mar/23/local/la-me-court-resignation-20110323

Under fire over a California courts computer modernization project whose costs have skyrocketed, as well as over leadership issues, William C. Vickrey announces he will leave in September. March 23, 2011|By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times. Reporting from Sacramento -- The top administrator for California's courts ...

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William C. Vickrey, the longtime administrator of the California court system, will retire next fall, ending nearly two decades of collaboration with three chief justices on major reforms of the state's judicial branch.

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RICHARD n. survivor ,r r,. Chair, Executive and Planning Committee awe - “a.” RDH/MMR/atg cc: Members of the Executive and Planning Committee. Members of the Judicial Council of California. William C. Vickrey, Administrative Director of the Courts. Dennis B. Jones, Executive Officer, Superior Court of Sacramento ...

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WILLIAM VICKREY DIED on October 11, 1996, three days after the announcement that the 1996 Bank of Swe- den prize in economic sciences in memory of Alfred Nobel was being awarded to him and to Professor James Mirrlees of Cambridge “for their fundamental contributions to the economic theory of incentives under ...

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Revised dates, revised agendas, and revised materials will be posted when available. Unless otherwise noted, all business meetings are held at the Ronald M. George State Office Complex, William C. Vickrey Judicial Council Conference Center, Malcolm M. Lucas Board Room, 455 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, ...

www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/eresources/archives/rbml/Vickrey

Note: Correspondence sent to William S. Vickrey from senators, congressmen, and other economists. Includes letters from Carl Shoup to Vickrey and his colleagues at Columbia University . Arranged alphabetically by last name of sender. 1 Bonbright, James C. To William Vickrey New York, NY, 22 Nov.- 6 Dec. 1954 2 t.l.s.

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DEFINITION of 'William Vickrey'. A Canadian economist who won the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1996, along with James Mirrlees, for his work on information asymmetry. Vickrey used principles of game theory to describe the functioning of auctions. He also helped to develop a model of congestion pricing that has been  ...

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his behalf by C. Lowell Harriss, his Columbia University colleague. William Vickrey is well remembered by a few, but his ideas are known by many. He developed the concept of non-linear income taxation, but he did so within a model of general welfare analysis. He pioneered the notion of a social welfare function that was ...