Nobel Lectures in Economic Sciences, Volume 3 (1991-1995): The Sveriges Riksbank (Bank of Sweden) Prize

Nobel Lectures in Economic Sciences, Volume 3 (1991-1995): The Sveriges Riksbank (Bank of Sweden) Prize

by Torsten Persson
     
 

ISBN-10: 9810230591

ISBN-13: 9789810230593

Pub. Date: 08/28/1997

Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated

Below is a list of the prizewinners during the period 1991 – 1995 with a description of the works which won them their prizes:(1991) R H COASE — for his discovery and clarification of the significance of transaction costs and property rights for the institutional structure and functioning of the economy; (1992) G S BECKER — for having extended…  See more details below

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Below is a list of the prizewinners during the period 1991 – 1995 with a description of the works which won them their prizes:(1991) R H COASE — for his discovery and clarification of the significance of transaction costs and property rights for the institutional structure and functioning of the economy; (1992) G S BECKER — for having extended the domain of microeconomic analysis to a wide range of human behaviour and interaction, including nonmarket behaviour; (1993) R W FOGEL & D C NORTH – for having renewed research in economic history by applying economic theory and quantitative methods in order to explain economic and institutional change; (1994) J C HARSANYI, J F NASH & R SELTEN – for their pioneering analysis of equilibria in the theory of non-cooperative games; (1995) R E LUCAS – for having developed and applied the hypothesis of rational expectations, and thereby having transformed macroeconomic analysis and deepened our understanding of economic policy.

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ISBN-13:
9789810230593
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/1997
Pages:
280

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
1991 - Ronald H. Coase: Presentation3
Biography of Ronald H. Coase7
The Institutional Structure of Production11
1920 - Gary S. Becker: Presentation23
Biography of Gary S. Becker27
The Economic Way of Looking at Life38
1993 - Robert W. Fogel and Douglass C. North: Presentation61
Biography of Robert William Fogel65
Economic Growth, Population Theory, and Physiology: The Bearing of Long-Term Processes on the Making of Economic Policy72
Biography of Douglass C. North107
Economic Performance Through Time112
1994 - John C. Harsanyi, John F. Nash and Reinhard Selten: Presentation127
Biography of John C. Harsanyi131
Games with Incomplete Information136
Biography of John F. Nash, Jr.155
Nobel Seminar: The Work of John Nash in Game Theory160
Biography of Reinhard Selten193
Multistage Game Models and Delay Supergames200
1995 - Robert E. Lucas, Jr.: Presentation233
Biography of Robert E. Lucas, Jr.237
Monetary Neutrality246

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