Robert B. Wilson

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Robert B. Wilson

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Robert B. Wilson
The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2020

Born: 16 May 1937, Geneva, NE, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats."

Prize share: 1/2

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