Top 10 Nobel Prize Laureates in Economic Sciences
The Top Ten
1976 winner: "for his achievements in the fields of consumption analysis, monetary history and theory and for his demonstration of the complexity of stabilization policy".
1974 winners: "for their pioneering work in the theory of money and economic fluctuations and for their penetrating analysis of the interdependence of economic, social and institutional phenomena".
1970 winner: "for the scientific work through which he has developed static and dynamic economic theory and actively contributed to raising the level of analysis in economic science".
1992 winner: "for having extended the domain of microeconomic analysis to a wide range of human behaviour and interaction, including nonmarket behaviour".
1973 winner: "for the development of the input-output method and for its application to important economic problems".
1998 winner: "for his contributions to welfare economics".
2002 winner: "for having integrated insights from psychological research into economic science, especially concerning human judgment and decision-making under uncertainty".
1997 winners: "for a new method to determine the value of derivatives".
2015 winner: "for his analysis of consumption, poverty, and welfare".
2007 winners: "for having laid the foundations of mechanism design theory".
1971 winner: "for his empirically founded interpretation of economic growth which has led to new and deepened insight into the economic and social structure and process of development"
1977 winners: "for their pathbreaking contribution to the theory of international trade and international capital movements".
1980 winner: "for the creation of econometric models and the application to the analysis of economic fluctuations and economic policies".
1985 winner: "for his pioneering analyses of saving and of financial markets".
1990 winners: "for their pioneering work in the theory of financial economics".
1993 winners: "for having renewed research in economic history by applying economic theory and quantitative methods in order to explain economic and institutional change".
2001 winners: "for their analyses of markets with asymmetric information".
2005 winners: "for having enhanced our understanding of conflict and cooperation through game-theory analysis".
1996: "for their fundamental contributions to the economic theory of incentives under asymmetric information".
1983: "for having incorporated new analytical methods into economic theory and for his rigorous reformulation of the theory of general equilibrium".