Scottish microeconomist Angus Deaton has been awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics “for his analysis of consumption, poverty, and welfare”, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced today. Deaton’s work centers around three core teams, the impact of policy measures on consumer spending patterns, the balance between consumption and saving patterns and how to […]
Jean Tirole (pictured), a French Professor of economics has been awarded with the Nobel Memorial Prize for Economic Science for his work on regulating large firms. According to the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Tirole’s achievement lies in the propagation of industry specific solutions to tackle monopolies. The Academy described Tirole as “one of the […]
The winners of this year’s Nobel Prize for economics Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen, and Robert Shiller, have given a presentation ahead of the awards ceremony in Stockholm.
Eugene Fama, Lars Hansen, and Robert Shiller have been awarded this year’s Nobel Prize for economic sciences for their work on “empirical analysis of asset prices”.
The Nobel Foundation in Stockholm has turned to the hedge funds sector in a bid to restore the health of its finances, following a decade of decline.