American economists Alvin E. Roth and Lloyd Shapley are awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science

2 Princeton University Press authors have won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science. Alvin E. Roth and Lloyd Shapely have received this award for their outstanding achievements in marketing:

http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/economics/laureates/2012/press.html

Press Release

15 October 2012

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided
to award The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences
in Memory of Alfred Nobel for 2012 to

Alvin E. Roth
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA, and Harvard Business School, Boston, MA, USA

and

Lloyd S. Shapley
University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

“for the theory of stable allocations and the practice of market design”.

 

Alvin E. Roth, U.S. citizen. Born 1951 in USA. Ph.D. 1974 from Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA. George Gund Professor of Economics and Business Administration at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA, and Harvard Business School, Boston, MA, USA.
http://kuznets.fas.harvard.edu/~aroth/alroth.html

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The Handbook of Experimental Economics
Edited by John H. Kagel & Alvin E. Roth

 


Lloyd S. Shapley
, U.S. citizen. Born 1923 in Cambridge, MA, USA. Ph.D. 1953 from Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA. Professor Emeritus at University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
www.econ.ucla.edu/shapley/index.html

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Advances in Game Theory. (AM-52)
Edited by Melvin Dresher, Lloyd S. Shapley and Albert William Tucker

 

Values of Non-Atomic Games
Robert J. Aumann and Lloyd S. Shapley