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Three Americans win Nobel prize for economics

Eugene F. Farma, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller, the hree American scientists who won the 2013 economics Nobel prize.
(Tannen Maury/EPA, Univ of Chicago/EPA, Michelle McLoughlin/Reuters)

Three Americans win Nobel prize for economics

October 14, 2013

Americans Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller won the Nobel prize for economics on Monday for developing new methods to study trends in asset markets.

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said that through their separate research, the three had laid the foundation of the current understanding of asset prices.(AP)