The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Amoroso, Luigi (1886–1965)

  • Giancarlo Gandolfo
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A mathematician by training (at the Normale, Pisa), Amoroso was assistant professor of mathematics in Rome, then professor of financial mathematics in Bari, but soon turned to economics, which he taught from 1921 in Naples and then Rome. He was a fellow of the Econometric Society.


Amoroso, Luigi Consumer equilibrium Pareto efficiency 
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  • Giancarlo Gandolfo
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