2001
Joseph Stiglitz
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(1943 - 0)
Nationality
USA
Area of specialisation
Economics of information.
Price Motivation
For his analyses of markets with Asymmetric information”.
Affiliation at the time of Award
Columbia University
CONTRIBUTION
1 He Showed that asymmetric information can be provided the key to understanding many observed market phenomenon, including unemployment and credit rationing.
PUBLICATIONS
1 Readings in the modern theory of economic growth (1969). 2 The economic role of the state (1989). 3 The Price of Inequality (2012). 4 The Great Divide: Unequal Societies & What We Can Do About them (2015).