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[ANALYSIS] Why this year’s Nobel Prize in Economics is relevant to Filipinos

Oct 15, 2019 - 12:03 PM

It's a testament to the power of research, scientific thinking, and empirical evidence in the crafting and implementation of economic policies and programs

Trio wins 2019 Nobel Economics Prize for work on poverty

Oct 14, 2019 - 6:01 PM

(UPDATED) 'This year's laureates have introduced a new approach to obtaining reliable answers about the best ways to fight global poverty,' the jury says of Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer

NOBEL WINNERS. Indian-born Abhijit Banerjee of the US, French-American Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer of the US win the Nobel Economics Prize for their 'experimental approach to alleviating global poverty,' the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences says. Photo by Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP

Nobel season wraps up with Economics Prize

Oct 14, 2019 - 1:07 PM

The name of the winner or winners will be revealed at 11:45 am (0945 GMT; 5:45 pm Manila time)

U.S.'s Thaler wins Nobel for 'making economics more human'

Oct 09, 2017 - 6:11 PM

(UPDATED) The Nobel jury awards the US economist the prize for his work on how human traits affect individual decisions as well as market outcomes

NOBEL PRIZE WINNER. Picture taken on June 22, 2014 shows US economist Richard Thaler after he was awarded the 2014 Global Economy Prize during the award ceremony in Kiel, northern Germany. US economist Richard Thaler on October 9, 2017 won the Nobel Economics Prize for his pioneering work on the psychology of economics, the jury said. Photo by Carsten Rehder/ POOL / AFP

US duo win Nobel Economics Prize for 'match-making'

Oct 15, 2012 - 8:32 PM

US scholars Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley won the Nobel Economics Prize on Monday October 15 for their work on the functioning of markets and how best to match supply and demand