|Alma mater||Stanford University|
MS (Statistics), 1978
PhD (Business) 1979
University of Michigan BA 1970
|Known for||Auction theory|
|Spouse(s)||Eva Meyersson Milgrom|
|Awards||Erwin Plein Nemmers Prize in Economics (2008)|
BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award (2012)
Golden Goose Award (2014)
CME-MSRI Prize in Innovative Quantitative Applications (2017) 
Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association (2020)
Nobel Prize in Economics (2020)
|Institutions||Stanford University (since 1987)|
Yale University (1982-87)
Northwestern University (1979‑83)
|Doctoral advisor||Robert B. Wilson|
|Doctoral students||Susan Athey|
|Information at IDEAS / RePEc|
Paul Robert Milgrom (born April 20, 1948) is an American economist.
Milgrom is an expert in game theory, mainly auction theory and pricing strategies. He is the winner of the 2020 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics, together with Robert B. Wilson, "for improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats."
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- Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (October 12, 2020). "The Prize in Economic Sciences 2020". Press release. https://www.nobelprize.org/uploads/2020/09/press-economicsciences2020.pdf.