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Douglass C. North, who won a Nobel Prize
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Douglass C. North, who won a Nobel Prize for his studies of how political, social and other non-economic forces shaped the economic growth of nations throughout history, died Nov. 23, 2015. He was 95. North is seen in a photo taken on May 29, 2004. Newsday's obituary for Jens Dige
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