Oct 12, 2021 01:10 PM IST
The winners -- David Card, Joshua Angrist and Guido Imbens -- led the charge in what became known as “the credibility revolution” in economics
- Oct 12, 2021 11:39 AM IST
American universities consistently dominate "Global top 100" rankings, with a mix of private "Ivy Leagues" with lavish endowments and prestigious state colleges.
- Oct 06, 2021 03:28 PM IST
They have been awarded the prize for the development of asymmetric organocatalysis- the third type of catalysis other than metal and enzyme.
- Oct 06, 2021 03:16 PM IST
The winner -- or winners -- of the prestigious prize will be unveiled at 11:45 am (0945 GMT) "at the earliest" in Stockholm.
- Oct 05, 2021 03:39 PM IST
Syukuro Manabe and Klaus Hasselmann were cited for their work in the physical modeling of Earth's climate, quantifying variability and reliably predicting global warming. The second half of the prize was awarded to Giorgio Parisi for the discovery of the interplay of disorder and fluctuations in physical systems from atomic to planetary scales.
- May 22, 2021 08:58 AM IST
The Nobel Laureate has become a fierce critic of the tech industry’s largest companies, saying that they stifle the flow of new ideas. He has also championed new US state taxes on the digital ads sold by companies like Facebook and Google.
- Nov 13, 2020 05:49 PM IST
To celebrate Rabindranath Tagore's legacy, a post was shared by the Nobel Prize Organisation on Instagram on November 13, 2020 – a century after he achieved the feat.
- Oct 13, 2020 12:23 PM IST
Paul R Milgrom and Robert B Wilson won the Nobel Prize in economics for improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats.
- Oct 12, 2020 03:39 PM IST
Paul R. Milgrom and Robert B. Wilson have been given this award for improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats
- Oct 09, 2020 02:44 PM IST
The prize is awarded by a committee elected by Stortinget, the Norwegian Parliament.
- Oct 05, 2020 03:27 PM IST
The Nobel Prize in Medicine carries particular significance this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has highlighted the importance that medical research has for societies and economies around the world.
- Oct 03, 2020 11:56 AM IST
Both Norway and Sweden pride themselves on their reputations as champions of gender equality -- yet on the Nobel committees, women make up only a quarter of members.
- Dec 11, 2019 08:37 PM IST
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- Oct 26, 2019 09:20 AM IST
Confidential nomination forms are sent out by the Economic Sciences Prize Committee to 3,000 qualified nominators, who put forth names of candidates who should be award the coveted prize.
- Oct 20, 2019 12:07 PM IST
Here’s the full text of Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee’s interview with Network18
- Oct 15, 2019 07:06 PM IST
Their papers combine theory and data in an unmatchable way, turning the traditional worldview on its head
- Oct 15, 2019 02:57 PM IST
One hopes that in future, the Nobel committee expands the scope of the prize to scholars and researchers outside the standard choices
- Oct 14, 2019 03:24 PM IST
The three were awarded the prize “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty”
- Oct 11, 2019 02:46 PM IST
The Norwegian Nobel Committee observed that PM Abiy Ahmed Ali be awrded for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea.
- Oct 09, 2019 08:55 AM IST
The Nobel Physics Prize for research was on Tuesday awarded to Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss astronomers Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz for encouraging the growth of the "understanding of our place in the Universe".
- Oct 07, 2019 06:35 PM IST
The economics prize will be awarded on October 14.
- Sep 24, 2019 07:30 AM IST
Trump went on to raise the surprise awarding of the one of the world's most prestigious accolades in 2009 to his predecessor in the White House, Barack Obama
- Oct 24, 2018 10:20 AM IST
Can Merton’s idea to serve retirement be translated into policy, especially in India? Behind this simple idea lot needs to be done for Merton's proposal to come to fruition.
- Oct 02, 2018 03:41 PM IST
"The inventions being honoured this year have revolutionised laser physics," the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said on awarding the nine million Swedish crown ($1 million) prize
- Oct 02, 2018 03:34 PM IST
The pair were honoured "for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation," the Nobel Assembly said