Experiments Are “Elegant Methods”

In presenting the medal to Vernon Smith, the presenter said that the “elegant methods you have developed are invaluable components in the empirical toolbox” and mentioned that now, 40 years hence, experiments are routinely performed in specialized laboratories around the world to improve our economic insights. Very cool. … More Experiments Are “Elegant Methods”

Nobel Ceremony Live Online

So I’ve got the Nobel Ceremony on in the background while I grade papers (I’m dying to see Vernon Smith in full formal wear!). The presentations are themselves quite grand, but I am really enjoying the musical interludes. Right now it’s Bach’s first Brandenburg Concerto. Lovely. Now it’s on to literature. UPDATE: Now it’s Bartok’s … More Nobel Ceremony Live OnlineMore Nobel Ceremony Live Online