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Nobel Prize Winners

From the WSJ:

Americans Leonid Hurwicz, Eric S. Maskin and Roger B. Myerson won the Nobel prize in economics on Monday for developing a theory that helps explain how incentives and private information affect the functioning of markets.

For those who want it, here is more information about the men and their work:

UPDATE: Differing perspectives from our friends in the Austrian school: