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Nobel Prize

Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize For Literature

At age 75, the legendary singer-songwriter, who won fame during the protest movements of the Sixties, still performs. His extraordinary career has been chronicled in films, books, and dozens of record albums.

October 13, 2016

Economist Critical Of Privatized Prisons Shares Nobel Prize

At Harvard since 1993, Oliver Hart has argued that the incentives for cost reductions in privatized services, such as private prisons in the United States, are typically too strong.

October 10, 2016

Cheers In France As Economist Tirole Wins Nobel

Meet the French economist whose research specializes in reigning in corporate titans.

October 13, 2014

Endorse This: When Malala Yousafzai Stunned Jon Stewart

See the Nobel Prize winner leave Jon Stewart speechless.

October 10, 2014

Nobel Peace Prize Goes To Kailash Satyarthi And Malala Yousafzai

Yousafzai is the youngest winner in the history of the prestigious prize.

October 10, 2014

Patrick Modiano Of France Wins Nobel Prize In Literature

Here’s what you need to know about this year’s winner.

October 9, 2014