Reinhard Selten Biography - Nobel Prize Winner (2005)

 


Reinhard Selten, who was born in October 5, 1930 in Breslau in Germany, [today it is Wrocław in Poland] is a German economist. For his advances in Game Theory Reinhard Selten won the 1994 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics, together with John Harsanyi and John Nash. He is also very known for his work in bounded rationality, and can be considered as one of the founding fathers of experimental economics. Reinhard Selten developed an example of a game called Selten's Horse because of its extensive form representation.

Reinhard Selten is professor emeritus at the University of Bonn in Germany, and got several honorary doctoral degrees.



LIST OF NOBEL PRIZE WINNERS IN ECONOMY
Akerlof, George A.
Allais, Maurice
Arrow, Kenneth J.
Aumann, Robert J.
Becker, Gary S.
Buchanan, James M., Jr.
Coase, Ronald H.
Debreu, Gerard
Engle, Robert F.
Fogel, Robert W.
Friedman, Milton
Frisch, Ragnar
Granger, Clive W. J.
Haavelmo, Trygve
Harsanyi, John C.
Heckman, James J.
Hayek, Friedrich August Von
Hicks, Sir John R.
Kahneman, Daniel
Kantorovich, Leonid Vitaliyevich
Klein, Lawrence R.
Koopmans, Tjalling C.
Kuznets, Simon
Kydland, Finn E.
Leontief, Wassily
Lewis, Sir Arthur
Lucas, Robert
Markowitz, Harry M.
McFadden, Daniel L.
Meade, James E.
Merton, Robert C.
Miller, Merton M.
Mirrlees, James A.
Modigliani, Franco
Mundell, Robert A.
Myrdal, Gunnar
Nash, John F.
North, Douglass C.
Ohlin, Bertil
Prescott, Edward C.
Samuelson, Paul A.
Schelling, Thomas C.
Scholes, Myron S.
Schultz, Theodore W.
Selten, Reinhard
Sen, Amartya
Sharpe, William F.
Simon, Herbert A.
Smith, Vernon L.
Solow, Robert M.
Spence, A. Michael
Stigler, George J.
Stiglitz, Joseph E.
Stone, Sir Richard
Tinbergen, Jan
Tobin, James
Vickrey, William
alfredslinks

The text is property of free encyclopedia Wikipedia. For more information please go to http://en.wikipedia.org/