Interview with the 2006 Laureate in Economics, Edmund S. Phelps, 6 December 2006. The interviewer is Rupini Bergström, freelance journalist. Emdund Phelps discusses the interchange with his colleagues, compares students from his generation compared to today's (7:05), inspiring students and the role of mentors in his life (8:44), comments upon his failures (18:34) and how the prize changed his work and life (22:18).
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The Prize in Economic Sciences 2006