Richard Thaler wins Nobel for work in behavioral economics

The Nobel prize in economics has been awarded to Richard Thaler of the University of Chicago for research showing how people’s choices on economic matters – whether on savings or game shows like “Deal or No Deal” – are not always rational. (Oct. 9)

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