09/13/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Paul Krugman Buys New York City Apartment For $1.7M

The Times columnist, Princeton professor, recent Nobel winner, and all-around ceaslessly smart economist Paul Krugman has a nice new co-op. According to a deed filed in city records today, Mr. Krugman and his wife, economist and yoga teacher Robin Wells, spent $1.7 million on a three-bedroom Riverside Drive apartment earlier this month.

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