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Deaton, Dixit, Tirole on Fromlet’s Top Nobel Economy Prize List

October 03, 2013

Hubert Fromlet, visiting professor of international economics at Linnaeus University, Sweden, lists his Top 10 candidates to win this year’s Nobel Prize in economics. * This year’s candidates, in no specific order of appearance: * Robert Barro: Harvard University * Paul Romer: New York University * Avinash Dixit: Emeritus, Princeton University * Gene Grossman/Elhanan Helpman: Princeton University/Harvard University * Angus Deaton: Princeton University. * Lars Peter Hansen: University of Chicago * Bengt Holmstrom: Massachusetts Institute of Technology * Jean Tirole: Toulouse 1 University Capitole * Douglas Diamond: University of Chicago * Jerry Hausman: Massachusetts Institute of Technology *NOTE: Fromlet every year publishes a list with his top candidates for the Nobel economics prize; predicted correctly in 2010 that Dale Mortensen would share that year’s prize * NOTE: The winner or winners of the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences will be announced on Oct. 14 in Stockholm

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