in the news

3 US-based economists receive economics Nobel Prize

Stockholm, Oct 11

Three U.S-based economists have won the 2021 Nobel prize for economics for work on drawing conclusions from unintended experiments, or so-called “natural experiments.”   

The winners were David Card of the University of California at Berkeley; Joshua Angrist from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and Guido Imbens from Stanford University.

The Royal Swedish Academy of Scienes said the three have “completely reshaped empirical work in the economic sciences.” AP

Tribune Shorts


Top Stories

Covid variant Omicorn spreads to more countries as UK, Germany, Italy detect new cases

Covid variant Omicorn spreads to more countries as UK, Germany, Italy detect new cases

Nearly two years since the start of the pandemic that has cl...

Opposition parties demand discussion on Pegasus row, price rise at all-party meet

Opposition parties demand discussion on Pegasus row, price rise at all-party meet

Also raise the issue of extended jurisdiction of Border Secu...

Counting begins for Tripura civic polls amid tight security

Counting under way for Tripura civic polls amid tight security

Ruling BJP locked in battle with Trinamool Congress and CPI(...

Three detained in Jharkhand for attacking Kashmiri traders, forcing them to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’

Three detained in Jharkhand for attacking Kashmiri traders, forcing them to chant Jai Shri Ram

Purported video of Kashmiri traders complaining about the in...

Indian start-ups turning point of India’s growth story: Modi

‘Mann Ki Baat’: Start-ups turning point of Indian growth story, says PM Modi

Modi, who addressed the nation through his monthly ‘Mann Ki ...

Cities

View All