Imbens, Guido


October 17, 2021

Guido Wilhelmus Imbens (born September 5, 1963, Geldrop, Netherlands) - American economist, Nobel Prize winner in Economics 2021


Born September 5, 1963 in the Netherlands. Graduated from Erasmus University of Rotterdam in 1983 and received his Ph.D. from Brown University in 1991. Since 2012 - Professor at Stanford University. He has also worked at Berkeley, Harvard, and the University of California. He is a specialist in econometrics, is the editor-in-chief of the journal Econometrica from 2019 to 2023, is a member of the Econometric Society, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences of the Netherlands. Since 2002 he has been married to Susanna Athey, who is also a renowned economist.


Nobel Prize in Economics 2021 for "methodological contributions to the analysis of cause and effect relationships."

Interesting facts

2001 showed that people tend to spend unexpected winnings.



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