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  • Myerson, Roger

    (University of Chicago)


A scholar's greatest asset is his or her intuition about what questions to study and with what methodology. A scientific autobiography should shed some light on how this intuition grew and developed over time.

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  • Myerson, Roger, 2008. "Autobiography," Nobel Prize in Economics documents 2007-8, Nobel Prize Committee.
  • Handle: RePEc:ris:nobelp:2007_008

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    Mechanism Design;

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    • D02 - Microeconomics - - General - - - Institutions: Design, Formation, Operations, and Impact


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