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  • Obama hails ‘migrant’ Nobel winners, Dylan a no-show

    Washington : Bob Dylan was conspicuously absent from the Oval Office, but President Barack Obama hosted four of America’s other 2016 Nobel Laureates, all of whom were migrants. Characteristically, Dylan left Obama — like the Nobel Committee — “Blowin’ in the wind.”

  • Oliver Hart, Bengt Holmstrom win Nobel Prize in Economics

    Sweden : The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in memory of Alfred Nobel to Oliver Hart of Harvard and Bengt Holmström of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for their contributions to contract theory.

  • Contract theory earns pair Nobel Economics Prize

    Stockholm: British-American economist Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmstrom of Finland today won the Nobel Economics Prize for their work on contract theory, the jury said.