Jean Tirole's believable equilibria
Two years later, Leonid Hurwicz, Eric Maskin (Tirole's Ph.D advisor at MIT) and Roger Myerson got the prize for mechanism design, taking the award for the subject one notch up. In 2012 another set of applied game theorists got the prize. Seen from this ...
Why Jean Tirole Won the Economics Nobel
The New Yorker
... previous Nobel winners, including Leonid Hurwicz, William Vickrey, and Sir James Mirrlees. (In 2007, Hurwicz, who died in 2008, and two younger game theorists, Eric Maskin and Roger Myerson, were awarded the Nobel for their contributions in this ...
Chicago recipe for treating Ukraine's weaknesses
University of Chicago professor Roger Myerson wasn't in Kyiv to speak about his 2007 Nobel Prize-winning mechanism design theory, a mathematical vision of how people and institutions interact in business and politics. He came in mid-September to ...
Winners of the economics Nobel Prize
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- List of winners of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel: 2013 -- Eugene F. Fama, United States; Lars Peter Hansen, United States; Robert J. Shiller, United States. 2012 -- Alvin E.