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Bengt Holmström
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Bengt Holmström (2013)
Born
Bengt Robert Holmström

18 April 1949 (1949-04-18) (age 72)
Nationality Finnish
Institutions
Alma mater University of Helsinki (BS)
Stanford University (MS, PhD)
Doctoral
advisor
Robert B. Wilson
Doctoral
students
Jonathan Levin
Awards Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (2016)

Bengt Robert Holmström (born 18 April 1949) is a Finnish economist. He is the Paul A. Samuelson Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

With Oliver Hart, he received the Central Bank of Sweden Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2016.

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