Tom Sargent wins the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics
Congratulations to Thomas J. Sargent for receiving the 2011 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with Christopher Sims "for their empirical research on cause and effect in the macroeconomy." See the official announcement here.
Tom has been a member of the Carlo Alberto Medal selection committee ever since its inception in 2007 and delivered the Pareto Lecture at the Collegio in 2008. The Collegio is honored and proud to count Tom amongst its friends.