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Oliver Williamson

The Nobel Prize in Inscrutability (i.e. Economics) Goes to...

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

The ability to generate a large body of work on matters whose importance are shrouded in mystery is a key attribute of all world-class economists, and Nobel laureates Ostrom and Williamson are in the vanguard.

Nobel Prize For Economics: Americans Ostrom, Williamson Win

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA, KARL RITTER and MATT MOORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — One scholar studies how best to manage resources like forests, fisheries and oilfields. A fellow American looks at why some compani...

Ostrom & Williamson's Nobel Prize "Ironic"

The Big Picture | Barry Rithholtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The odds favorite to win the Nobel, Eugene Fama, lost the prize to two other Americans, Elinor Ostrom and Oliver Williamson. Ostrom & Williamson stud...