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Full Name: Gary Stanley Becker
(1930-2014) Author. Gary Becker was born in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, and grew up in Brooklyn, New York, where he attended James Madison High School. He was, for a time, professor of economics at Columbia University. He died in Chicago, Illinois.
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1930 (Unknown) County
Gary Stanley Becker was born in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, on December 2, 1930. 
2014 (Unknown) County
Gary Becker died in Chicago, Illinois, on May 3, 2014. 
1957 (Unknown) County
The Economics of Discrimination
(Pub: Chicago, Illinois: University of Chicago Press. ISBN: 0-226-04115-8)
1981 (Unknown) County
A Treatise on the Family
(Pub: Harvard University Press. ISBN: 0674906969 / 978-0674906969)
1996 (Unknown) County
The Economics of Life: From Baseball to Affirmative Action to Immigration, How Real-World Issues Affect Our Everyday Life
(Pub: McGraw-Hill Companies. ISBN: 0070059438 / 978-0070059436)
Nonfiction, written with his wife, Guity Nashat Becker. 
2001 (Unknown) County
Social Economics: Market Behavior in a Social Environment
(Pub: Harvard University Press. ISBN: 0674003373 / 0674003373)
Nonfiction written with Kevin M. Murphy. 
1996 (Unknown) County
Accounting for Tastes
(Pub: Harvard University Press. ISBN: 0674543572 / 978-0674543577)
1964 (Unknown) County
Human Capital: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis, with Special Reference to Education
(Pub: Columbia University Press ISBN: 0870140809 / 978-0870140808 )
1976 (Unknown) County
The Economic Approach to Human Behavior
(Pub: The University of Chicago Press. ISBN: 0226041115 / 978-0226041117)
1975 (Unknown) County
The Allocation of Time and Goods Over the Life Cycle
(Pub: Columbia University Press. ISBN: 0-87014-514-2)
Nonfiction written with Gilbert Ghez. 
1957 New York County
Professor Becker taught at Columbia University from 1957 to 1968.  
2014 (Unknown) County
Gary S. Becker was interred at Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. 

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