The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2012
Alvin E. Roth, Lloyd S. Shapley
Alvin E. Roth
Born: 18 December 1951, New York, NY, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA, Harvard Business School, Boston, MA, USA
Prize motivation: "for the theory of stable allocations and the practice of market design"
An autobiography will be published here later.
MLA style: "Alvin E. Roth - Biographical". Nobelprize.org. 26 May 2013 http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/economics/laureates/2012/roth.html