Prize Awarder for the Prize in Economic Sciences
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences is responsible for selecting the Laureates in Economic Sciences.
Since 1969, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences awards the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Memory of Alfred Nobel.
The Academy was founded in 1739 and has today about 470 Swedish and 175 foreign members. Membership in the Academy constitutes exclusive recognition of successful research achievements. The Academy appoints members of the Prize Committee, the working body, for a three-year term.
If you need further information about the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, please contact the Academy Secretariat:
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
SE-104 05 Stockholm, Sweden
Visiting address: Lilla Frescativägen 4A
Open: Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-12 noon, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Closed: Weeks 29, 30 and 52
Phone: +46 8 673 95 00
Fax: +46 8 15 56 70
Web site of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Process of Nomination and Selection of Laureates in Economic Sciences