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Jean Tirole

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Jean Tirole
Tirole in 2007
Born (1953-08-09) 9 August 1953 (age 70)
Troyes, France
InstitutionToulouse 1 University Capitole
Toulouse School of Economics
Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales
Alma materMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Paris Dauphine University
École nationale des ponts et chaussées
École Polytechnique
Eric Maskin
Roland Bénabou
AwardsJohn von Neumann Award (1998)
BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award (2008)
Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics (2014)
Information at IDEAS / RePEc

Jean Tirole (born 9 August 1953) is a French professor of economics.

In 2014 he won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his analysis of market power and regulation.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Sveriges Riksbank's Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2014., Sveriges Riksbank, October 13, 2014, retrieved October 13, 2014
  2. Biography of Jean Tirole Archived 18 October 2014 at the Wayback Machine