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American Richard Thaler Awarded 2017 Nobel Prize For Economics

He was awarded the Nobel Prize for his contributions to behavioural economics.

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The 2017 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences was awarded to American economist Richard H Thaler on Monday.

He was awarded the prize for his contributions to behavioural economics.

Thaler is the co-author of the global bestseller ‘Nudge’ (2008) in which the concepts of behavioral economics are used to tackle many of society’s major problems.

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