Tag Archives: Fellows of the Econometric Society

09Oct/17

‘Nudge’ theorist Richard Thaler wins Nobel economics prize

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (OCTOBER 9, 2017) (REUTERS) – U.S. academic Richard Thaler, who helped popularise the idea of “nudging” people towards doing what was best for them, won the 2017 Nobel Economics Prize on Monday (October 9) for his work on how human nature affects supposedly rational markets. Continue reading

24May/15

Mathematician John Nash, Nobel Prize Winner who inspired “A Beautiful Mind,” killed in auto accident

Mathematician John Nash, Nobel Prize Winner who inspired “A Beautiful Mind,” killed in auto accident, according to local media.

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