Articles

July 01, 2014

Hansen Shares Views with Audiences in Asia

Becker Friedman Institute Research Director Lars Peter Hansen gave eight talks at six universities in four Asian cities during two weeks in June, speaking to varied audiences on uncertainty,...

December 10, 2013

The Road to Stockholm

The 2013 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel was awarded jointly to Eugene F. Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert J. Shiller for their empirical analysis of...

November 05, 2013

The State of Economics

Eugene Fama and Lars Hansen shared the 2013 Nobel Prize in Economics with Robert Shiller for fundamental work that helps understand the behavior of asset prices. But the unprecedented events of 2008...

November 05, 2013

Celebrating a Nobel Prize, the Chicago Way

After the press conferences, the television interviews, the parties and champagne, the University of Chicago celebrates Nobel Prizes Chicago-style: we examine, illuminate, and maybe even debate the...