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October 21, 1995 | MARTHA GROVES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Some ex-wives might have begrudged a former spouse his moment in the sun, but Rita C. Lucas couldn't have been happier when Robert E. Lucas Jr. won the Nobel Prize for economics last week. No wonder. Thanks to her prescient insertion of a wee clause into their divorce settlement nearly seven years ago, she stands to get half of the $1-million purse.
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October 21, 1995 | MARTHA GROVES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Some ex-wives might have begrudged a former spouse his moment in the sun, but Rita C. Lucas couldn't have been happier when Robert E. Lucas Jr. won the Nobel Prize for economics last week. No wonder. Thanks to her prescient insertion of a wee clause into their divorce settlement nearly seven years ago, she stands to get half of the $1-million purse.
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October 11, 1995 | JONATHAN PETERSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A University of Chicago professor won the 1995 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science on Tuesday, the fifth time in six years and the eighth time overall that the campus, known for its free-market scholarship, has received the honor. Robert E. Lucas Jr., 58, won the award for his influential theory on how the expectations of ordinary people can throw awry a nation's finely tuned economic policies.
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October 11, 1995 | JONATHAN PETERSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A University of Chicago professor won the 1995 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science on Tuesday, the fifth time in six years and the eighth time overall that the campus, known for its free-market scholarship, has received the honor. Robert E. Lucas Jr., 58, won the award for his influential theory on how the expectations of ordinary people can throw awry a nation's finely tuned economic policies.
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