Award Winners Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List

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List of Nobel Prize in Economics winners from every year the award has been given out. All Nobel Prize in Economics winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Nobel Prize in Economics award are listed along with photos for every Nobel Prize in Economics winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Nobel Prize in Economics award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Nobel Prize in Economics are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Nobel Prize in Economics winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Nobel Prize in Economics winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Nobel Prize in Economics winners of all time. Anybody who won the Nobel Prize in Economics usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Nobel Prize in Economics-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Nobel Prize in Economics, so most of the famous Nobel Prize in Economics winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Nobel Prize in Economics?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may want to copy this fact-based list to make your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share with your friends. List is made up of a variety of items, including James Tobin and George Akerlof. (69 items)

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Amartya Sen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Amartya Kumar Sen is a Bangladeshi-born Indian economist and philosopher, who since 1972 has taught and worked in the United Kingdom and the United States. He has made contributions to welfare ...more

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Bertil Ohlin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Bertil Gotthard Ohlin was a Swedish economist and politician. He was a professor of economics at the Stockholm School of Economics from 1929 to 1965. He was also leader of the People's Party, a ...more

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Christopher A. Pissarides is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Sir Christopher Antoniou Pissarides FBA is a Cypriot/British economist. He is the School Professor of Economics & Political Science and Regius Professor of Economics at the London School of ...more

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Christopher A. Sims is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Christopher Albert "Chris" Sims is an American econometrician and macroeconomist. He is currently the John F. Sherrerd ’52 University Professor of Economics at Princeton University. ...more

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Clive Granger is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Sir Clive William John Granger was a British economist, who taught in Britain at the University of Nottingham and in the United States at the University of California, San Diego. In 2003, ...more

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Dale T. Mortensen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Dale Thomas Mortensen was an American economist. He received his B.A. in economics from Willamette University and his PhD in Economics from Carnegie Mellon University. Born in Enterprise, ...more

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Daniel Kahneman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Daniel Kahneman is an Israeli-American psychologist notable for his work on the psychology of judgment and decision-making, as well as behavioral economics, for which he was awarded the 2002 ...more

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Daniel McFadden is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Daniel Little McFadden is an American econometrician who shared the 2000 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with James Heckman. McFadden's share of the prize was "for his development ...more

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Douglass North is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Douglass Cecil North is an American economist known for his work in economic history. He is the co-recipient of the 1993 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. In the words of the Nobel ...more

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Edmund Phelps is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Edmund Strother Phelps, Jr. is an American economist and the winner of the 2006 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. Early in his career he became renowned for his research at Yale's ...more

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Edward C. Prescott is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Edward Christian Prescott is an American economist. He received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics in 2004, sharing the award with Finn E. Kydland, "for their contributions to dynamic ...more

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Elinor Ostrom is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Elinor Claire "Lin" Ostrom was an American political economist whose work was associated with the New Institutional Economics and the resurgence of political economy. In 2009, she ...more

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Eric Maskin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Eric Stark Maskin is an American economist and 2007 Nobel laureate recognized with Leonid Hurwicz and Roger Myerson "for having laid the foundations of mechanism design theory". He is ...more

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Finn E. Kydland is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Finn Erling Kydland is a Norwegian economist. He is the Henley Professor of Economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He also holds the Richard P. Simmons Distinguished ...more

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Franco Modigliani is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Franco Modigliani was an Italian economist naturalized American, a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management and MIT Department of Economics who won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics ...more

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Friedrich Hayek is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Friedrich Hayek CH, born in Austria-Hungary as Friedrich August von Hayek and frequently referred to as F. A. Hayek, was an Austrian, later British, economist and philosopher best known for his ...more

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Gary Becker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Gary Stanley Becker was an American economist. He was professor of economics and sociology at the University of Chicago and at the Booth School of Business. He made important contributions to ...more

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George Akerlof is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
George Arthur Akerlof is an American economist and Koshland Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley. He won the 2001 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. In ...more

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George Stigler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
George Joseph Stigler was a U.S. economist. He won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1982, and was a key leader of the Chicago School of Economics, along with Milton Friedman.

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Gérard Debreu is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Gérard Debreu was a French economist and mathematician, who also came to have United States citizenship. Best known as a professor of economics at the University of California, Berkeley, ...more

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Gunnar Myrdal is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Karl Gunnar Myrdal was a Swedish Nobel laureate economist, sociologist, and politician. In 1974, he received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with Friedrich Hayek for "their ...more

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Harry Markowitz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Harry Max Markowitz is an American economist, and a recipient of the 1989 John von Neumann Theory Prize and the 1990 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. Markowitz is a professor of ...more

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Herbert Simon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
Herbert Alexander Simon, a Nobel laureate, was an American political scientist, economist, sociologist, psychologist, computer scientist, and Richard King Mellon Professor—most notably at ...more

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James Heckman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
James Joseph Heckman is an American economist and Nobel laureate. He is the Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor of Economics at the and Director at the Center for the Economics of ...more

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James M. Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Nobel Prize in Economics Winners List
James McGill Buchanan, Jr. was an American economist known for his work on public choice theory, for which he received the Nobel Memorial Prize in 1986. Buchanan's work initiated research on how ...more