Economics


Nobel Prize for Economics 2016 Goes to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström for Contract Theory

Nobel Prize for Economics 2016 Goes to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström for Contract Theory

The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2016 to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström....

Oct 10 2016, 5:05am CDT

Nobel Prize in Economics 2016: Winner, Predictions and Announcement Details

Nobel Prize in Economics 2016: Winner, Predictions and Announcement Details

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Economics will be announced Monday, October 10....

Oct 10 2016, 1:03am CDT

Angus Deaton wins the 2015 Nobel Prize for Economics

Angus Deaton wins the 2015 Nobel Prize for Economics

British-American citizen, economist Angus Deaton has won the Nobel Prize award for Economic Science for his work on enhancing t...

Oct 12 2015, 10:11am CDT

Behavioural Economics: Giving Insights to Help the Advertising Industry

Behavioural Economics: Giving Insights to Help the Advertising Industry

The idea that the advertising industry might benefit from a greater appreciation of economics is one of the oldest jibes around...

Feb 5 2014, 10:15am CST

Beyond Economics: How Price Controls Are Killing Millions Of Patients

Beyond Economics: How Price Controls Are Killing Millions Of Patients

Due to maximum-wage policies, it currently takes about a decade for working medical therapies to reach patients. Stronger incen...

Jan 3 2014, 7:26am CST