Two U.S. Scholars Share Nobel Prize In Economics


In this handout provided by Stanford University, visiting Harvard... News PhotoCalifornia,Campus,Economy,Education,Harvard University,Horizontal,Ivy League - University,Menlo Park - California,Nobel Prize in Economics,Person in Education,Stanford University,USA,University,VisitPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Stanford UniversityMENLO PARK, CA - OCTOBER 15: In this handout provided by Stanford University, visiting Harvard professor Alvin Roth who was awarded the Nobel economics prize, is congratulated by Stanford Professor Muriel Niederle who was Roth's first Ph.D. student at Harvard at his home October 15, 2012 in Menlo Park, California. Along with professor emeritus at University of California Los Angeles Lloyd Shapley the pair studied the problems of match-making that takes place when doctors are coupled up with hospitals, students with schools, and human organs with transplant recipients. (Photo by Stanford University via Getty Images)