Milgrom Wins Nemmers Prize

April 22, 2008

Northwestern University announced today that Paul Milgrom has been awarded the 2007-08 Erwin Plein Nemmers Prize in economics “for contributions dramatically expanding the understanding of the role of information and incentives in a variety of settings, including auctions, the theory of the firm, and oligopolistic markets.” The award, which is made biennially, includes a cash prize of $150,000. The Nemmers Prize Seminar and Conference will be held on November 5-6, 2009.