Edward C. Prescott


Interview, December 2004

Interview with the 2004 Laureates in Economics, Finn E. Kydland and Edward C. Prescott, December 11, 2004. Interviewers are Professor Karl-Gustaf Löfgren and Johanna Åström, post graduate student, Umeå University.

The Laureates talk about why they became economists, how they started their research (5:49), their discovery and its results (9:40), development of the business cycle theory (13:51), Norwegian Laureates (17:16), women in the economic field (21:19) and their present work (23:15).

Transcript of the Interview

Nobel Minds 2004

Participating in the 2004 edition of Nobel Minds: the Nobel Laureates in Physics, David J. Gross and Frank Wilczek, the Nobel Laureates in Chemistry, Aaron Ciechanover, Avram Hershko and Irwin Rose, the Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine, Richard Axel and Linda B. Buck and the Laureates in Economic Sciences, Finn E. Kydland and Edward C. Prescott. Program host is Nik Gowing.

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Interview, October 2004

Telephone interview with Professor Edward C. Prescott after the announcement of the 2004 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, October 11, 2004. Interviewer is Marika Griehsel, freelance journalist.

Transcript of the Telephone Interview with Edward C. Prescott

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