Nobel Prizes 1992
The Nobel Prize in Physics
"for his invention and development of particle detectors, in particular the multiwire proportional chamber"
The Nobel Prize in Literature
"for a poetic oeuvre of great luminosity, sustained by a historical vision, the outcome of a multicultural commitment"
The Nobel Peace Prize
Rigoberta Menchú Tum
"in recognition of her work for social justice and ethno-cultural reconciliation based on respect for the rights of indigenous peoples"
The Prize in Economic Sciences
Gary S. Becker
"for having extended the domain of microeconomic analysis to a wide range of human behaviour and interaction, including nonmarket behaviour"
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