Press Releases

News from EPI NewsFlash: Why you should care about the 2007 economic Nobel

Share this page:

Return to EPI Newsroom | Browse news by TOPIC | Browse archived news by DATE | Search archived news releases by KEYWORD

NewsFlash: October 17, 2007

Why you should care about the 2007 economic Nobel

If your eyes glaze over upon hearing that three American economists won the Nobel Prize in economics for their research on “mechanism design theory,” let EPI research and policy director John Irons give you a reason to care.  His explanation in EPI’s Viewpoints illustrates how the theory can help design markets and public policy that work for more people.

For interviews or more information, contact the EPI Communications Department at 202-775-8810 or news@epi.org.

Click here for how to describe EPI.