The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Paul A. Samuelson
Institute Professor Emeritus
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department of Economics
50 Memorial Drive
Cambridge,Massachusetts 2139 USA
Behavioral and Social Science
"For fundamental contributions to economic science, specifically general equilibrium theory and macroeconomics, and to economic education and policy over a period fo nearly 60 years."
Awarded by President Clinton in a White House ceremony on July 26, 1996.