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
Their work and discoveries range from the formation of black holes and genetic scissors to efforts to combat hunger and develop new auction formats.
See them all presented here.