Congratulations to Paul Krugman, Princeton professor of economics for his shiny new Nobel Prize in Economics. The NY Times has the story. Krugman, a blogger and columnist for the Times, won for
Congratulations Professor K!
“What are the effects of free trade and globalization? What are the driving forces behind worldwide urbanization? Paul Krugman has formulated a new theory to answer these questions,” the academy said in its citation.
“He has thereby integrated the previously disparate research fields of international trade and economic geography,” it said.