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Nobel Laureates in Economics


Year
Name Birth Date Country of Origin
2009
Elinor Ostrom  1933-  American
Oliver Williamson  1932-  American
2008
Paul R. Krugman  1953-  American
2007
Leonid Hurwicz  1917-2008  Russian
Eric S. Maskin  1950-  American
  
Roger B. Myerson  1951-  American
2006
Edmund Phelps  1933-  American
2005
Thomas Schelling  1921-  American
Robert J. Aumann  1930-  Israeli and American
2004
Edward C. Prescott  1940-  American
Finn E. Kydland  1943-  Norwegian
2003
Clive W.J. Granger  1934-2009  British
Robert F. Engle  1942-  American
2002
Vernon L. Smith  1927-  American
Daniel Kahneman  1934-  Israeli
2001
George A. Akerlof  1940-  American
A. Michael Spence  1943-  American
Joseph E. Stiglitz  1943-  American
2000
James J. Heckman  1944-  American
Daniel L. McFadden  1937-  American
1999
Robert A. Mundell  1932-  Canadian
1998
Amartya Sen  1933-  Indian
1997
Robert C. Merton  1944-  American
Myron S. Scholes  1941-  American
1996
James A. Mirrlees  1936-  British
William S. Vickrey  1914-1996  American
1995
Robert E. Lucas, Jr.  1937-  American
1994
John C. Harsanyi  1920-2000  American (born Hungary)
John F. Nash  1928-  American
Reinhard Selten  1930-  German
1993
Robert W. Fogel  1926-  American
Douglass C. North  1920-  American
1992
Gary S. Becker  1930-  American
1991
Ronald H. Coase  1910-  American (British-born)
1990
Harry M. Markowitz  1927-  American
Merton H. Miller  1923-2000  American
William F. Sharpe  1938-  American
1989
Trygve Haavelmo  1911-1999  Norwegian
1988
Maurice Allais  1911-  French
1987
Robert M. Solow  1924-  American
1986
James M. Buchanan, Jr.  1919-  American
1985
Franco Modigliani  1918-2003  American (born Italy)
1984
Sir Richard Stone  1913-1991  British
1983
Gerard Debreu  1921-2004  American (born France)
1982
George J. Stigler  1911-1991  American
1981
James Tobin  1918-2002  American
1980
Lawrence R. Klein  1920-  American
1979
Theodore W. Schultz  1902-1998  American
Sir Arthur Lewis  1915-1991  West Indian
1978
Herbert A. Simon  1916-2001  American
1977
James E. Meade  1907-1995  British
Bertil Ohlin  1899-1979  Swedish
1976
Milton Friedman  1912-2006  American
1975
Leonid V. Kantorovich  1912-1986  Russian
Tjalling C. Koopmans  1910-1985  American (born Netherlands)
1974
Gunnar Myrdal  1898-1987  Swedish
Friedrich A. von Hayek  1899-1992  British (born Austria)
1973
Wassily Leontief  1906-1999  American (Russian-born)
1972
Kenneth J. Arrow  1921-  American
John R. Hicks  1904-1989  British
1971
Simon Kuznets  1901-1985  American (Russian-born)
1970
Paul A. Samuelson  1915-  American
1969
Ragnar Frisch  1895-1973  Norwegian
Jan Tinbergen  1903-1994  Dutch

 

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