3 US economists share 2013 Nobel Prize in Economics
Updated: 2013-10-14 20:31
STOCKHOLM -- The 2013 Nobel Prize in Economics was awarded to US economists Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller for their empirical analysis of asset prices, announced the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences here on Monday.
The economics prize, officially called the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, was established in 1968. It was not part of the original group of awards set out in dynamite tycoon Nobel's 1895 will.