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Jean Tirole
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Tirole in 2007
Born 9 August 1953 (1953-08-09) (age 67)
Troyes, France
Nationality French
Institution Toulouse 1 University Capitole
Toulouse School of Economics
Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales
Field
Alma mater Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paris Dauphine University
École nationale des ponts et chaussées
École Polytechnique
Doctoral
advisor
Eric Maskin
Doctoral
students
Roland Bénabou
Awards John von Neumann Award (1998)
BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award (2008)
Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics (2014)
Information at IDEAS / RePEc

Jean Tirole (born 9 August 1953) is a French professor of economics.

In 2014 he won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his analysis of market power and regulation.

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