Addison Brown

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Addison Brown
Alias(es) John Believer
Born 23 April 1922(1922-04-23)
Los Angeles, California
Died 17 January 2000 (77) [1]
Portland, Oregon
Nationality American
Known for Prior Choice Economics

Addison Brown (April 23, 1922 - January 17, 2000), also known by his pseudonym John Believer, was an American physicist, economic theorist, and author, noted as the originator of Prior Choice Economics and a founder of the End Death Research Project.

Selected Bibliography

  • Brown, Addison (1958-1959), "Prior Choice", Odyssey: Explorations in Contemporary Poetry and the Arts (Chicago, Ill.: R.R. Cuscaden, R. Offen)  — Brown contributed a series of paid articles about Prior Choice
  • Brown, Addison (1958), The Theory of Prior Choice, Chicago: Addison Brown 



  1. "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 20 May 2014), Addison Brown, 17 Jan 2000; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).