Clive W.J. Granger
Born: 4 September 1934, Swansea, United Kingdom
Died: 27 May 2009, San Diego, CA, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
Prize motivation: "for methods of analyzing economic time series with common trends (cointegration)"
Contribution: Developed and applied new statistical methods, based on so-called "cointegration", to differentiate between, and combine the analysis of, short-term fluctuations and long-term trends.
Prize share: 1/2