ERL congratulates Alvin Roth on his Nobel prize. – Oct 15, 2012

The Economic Research Laboratory wholeheartedly congratulates Alvin R. Roth on his Nobel prize. His prize, joint with Lloyd Shapley, is for his research into the design of stable matching markets. While known for both his experimental and theoretical work, Roth has been an excellent representative for experimental economics, serving as the president for the Economic Science Association, an organization of experimental economists. His acceptance speech is found here.