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Autobiography

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  • Maskin, Eric

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I was born in New York City, but grew up across the Hudson River in Alpine, New Jersey. With fewer than a thousand residents, Alpine was too small to have its own secondary schools, so I attended junior high and high school in the town of Tenafly, three miles down the road.

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  • Maskin, Eric, 2008. "Autobiography," Nobel Prize in Economics documents 2007-7, Nobel Prize Committee.
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    Mechanism Design;

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    • D02 - Microeconomics - - General - - - Institutions: Design, Formation, Operations, and Impact

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