IDEAS home Printed from
   My bibliography  Save this paper

Is There Life After Nobel Coronation?


  • Samuelson, Paul A.

    (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)


Young Einsteins and Bohrs may have been inspired to be more creative and harder workers by the dream of winning a Nobel Prize. Since there was no political economy Nobel award before 1968, that could not have been an operative motive for my generation of economists.

Suggested Citation

  • Samuelson, Paul A., 2002. "Is There Life After Nobel Coronation?," Nobel Prize in Economics documents 1970-3, Nobel Prize Committee.
  • Handle: RePEc:ris:nobelp:1970_003

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL:
    File Function: Full text
    Download Restriction: no

    More about this item


    Nobel Prize;

    JEL classification:

    • A00 - General Economics and Teaching - - General - - - General


    Access and download statistics


    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:ris:nobelp:1970_003. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Christian Zimmermann). General contact details of provider: .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.