Econometric Society Fellows and Former Executive Committee Members Awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in Economics

The Econometric Society would like to congratulate Robert D. Wilson and Paul R. Milgrom, both Fellows of the Econometric Society, for being awarded the Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.

Robert D. Wilson (Stanford University), elected Fellow of the Society in 1976 and President in 1999, and Paul R. Milgrom (Stanford University), elected Fellow of the Society in 1983 and to the Society's Executive Committee from 2005-2007 and its Council from 2008-2010, were awarded the Nobel Prize for their work on "improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats".

Publication Date: 
Monday, October 12, 2020