2017 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences awarded to Richard H. Thaler
The 2017 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences has been awarded to Richard H. Thaler for his contributions to behavioural economics. Thaler is an US economist and the Ralph and Dorothy Keller Distinguished Service Professor of Behavioral Science and Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. The Nobel Prize for Economics, worth 9 million kronor, will be presented in Oslo on December 10, 2017.
Topics: Academic disciplines • Behavioral economics • Behavioral finance • Economics • Economist • Fellows of the Econometric Society • Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences • Nobel Prize • Nudge theory • Richard Thaler • Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences • University of Chicago