So this year’s Nobel in economics is rewarded to three people: Eugene Fama, Robert Shiller, and Lars Hansen, who have contributed a great deal to our understanding of asset prices. Those interested in financial economics and would love to know more what this year’s Nobel is about can take a look at some links below:
– Tyler Cowen at Marginal Revolution, as usual, writes about the econ Nobel prize:
– John Cochrane has three great detailed posts on the three Nobel Laureates:
– In case you love to have a more comprehensive and deeper understanding of the Nobel, here’s the Nobel Committee’s Understanding Asset Prices paper for Fama, Shiller, and Hansen.
– Mark Thoma has a great compilation of links about the Nobel