Why Angus Deaton deserved the Nobel Prize in Economics

Christopher Blattman
Foreign Policy

Angus Deaton, Princeton University Professor of Economics and International Affairs and co-author of the Legatum Institute's 'Wellbeing and Policy' report has been awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economics for his analysis of consumption, poverty and welfare.

As the lead sponsor of the Legatum Institute we would like to congratulate Professor Deaton on this outstanding achievement.

Read why Christopher Blattman believes Angus Deaton truly deserved the Nobel Prize in this Foreign Policy article.