Tagged: London School of Economics

Christopher Pissarides | Photo by Peter Coy

Christopher A. Pissarides

In 2010, Christopher Pissarides shared the Nobel Prize in Economics with Peter A. Diamond and Dale Mortensen for their analysis of markets with search frictions.

Friedrich Hayek by Rodrigo Moynihan, National Portrait Gallery, London

Friedrich August Von Hayek

In his Nobel Prize speech, Friedrich Hayek asserted that, “… I must confess that if I had been consulted whether to establish a Nobel Prize in economics, I should have decidedly advised against it. It is that the Nobel Prize confers on an individual an authority which in economics no man ought to possess.”