Lecture by alumnus Guido Imbens

Winner of the 2021 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science
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Thursday 30 Jun 2022, 15:00 - 18:00
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Guido Imbens
Nobel Prize Outreach

Are you interested in what future may await you with Erasmus School of Economics as your springboard? We offer you the opportunity to meet Nobel Prize winner Guido Imbens. Get inspired and sign up for this event! The event is organized in close collaboration with study association AEclipse.

"What I learned at Erasmus School of Economics turned out to be of great importance for my later career."

Nobel Prize laureate

Dutch American Guido Imbens, Professor of Economics and Professor of Applied Econometrics at the prestigious Stanford Graduate School of Business, was awarded the Nobel Prize along with his colleague Joshua Angrist for their research in the mid-1990s into the possibility of so-called natural experiments to explain causal connections.

The title of their award-winning research is 'methodological contribution to analysis of causal relationships'.

Alumnus Erasmus School of Economics

Guido Imbens is an alumnus of Erasmus School of Economics. He studied Econometrics in Rotterdam from which he graduated in 1983. After that he continued his research career in the United States.

Stanford economist Guido Imbens wins Nobel in economic sciences


  • 15:30 - 17:30 Keynote Lecture
  • 17:30 - 18:00 Talk/pictures with students


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Photo credits

  • © Andrew Brodhead, Stanford University (header photo)
  • © Nobel Prize Outreach, Paul Kennedy (primary image)

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