Special Seminar: The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, 2002-2010

Event | January 21, 2016

Prof. Timo Teräsvirta from Aarhus University, Denmark, a partner university of Hokkaido University, will talk about the selection process for the Nobel Prize in Economics based on his 9 years’ experience.

Prof. Timo Teräsvirta is a researcher in statistics and econometrics and worked at the Royal Swedish Academy as the selection committee for the “Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel” the so-called Nobel Prize in Economics.

Come join us for this rare opportunity to find out about the behind-the-scenes selection process for the Nobel Prize.


Rm. F319, 3rd Flr. Food Resources and Research Building, Research Faculty of Agriculture.

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Laboratory of Agro-food Economics and Statistics, Faculty of Agriculture.
Assoc. Prof. Tomoaki NAKATANI


URA Station
Research Manager Ms. Yuki TAKAGI


  • This seminar is supported by Support Program for Research Exchange with Inter-University Foreign Partners, Hokkaido University.
  • This seminar is held in English only (No Japanese interpretation).