The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2002
Nobel co-recipient Daniel Kahneman
Electrical Engineer, Experimental Economist. Founder, International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics; Founder Economic Science Institute at Chapman University.
"... If I am ever reborn, I hope to be a madman yet again ..."
1927 Vernon, Mom
1928 Vernon on piano bench
1933 Vernon on farm, with house that Grandma Lomax built
1937 Grandpa Lomax (3rd from left) with crew of the MOP's engine # 1478
1940 Dad, Mom in costume for "Indian Love Call."
1946 Grandma (McCurdy) and Grandpa Smith
1951 Joyce, Dad, Deborah, Mom, Eric in porch swing
1956 Marlene, Grandma (Moore) Lomax, Cindy, Billye, Mom. Five generation picture with Marlene's newborn daughter
1974 Carol, Vernon, Space needle photo coin booth.
1970s Pete Steel giving his interpretation of pictographs on a Grand Gulch pack trip.
1981 Sophie, Lucy, Vernon, Josh. 1989
1989 Vernon at Purdue for Honorary degree ceremony.
1995 Eric, Vernon, Deborah, Torrie, Josh.
1996 Vernon at Caltech for commencement and Distinguished Alumni award.
2002 Vernon and King (Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden) at Nobel ceremony.
2002 Vernon's Nobel Banquet toast affirming the dignity of human kind.
2002 Candace and Vernon at Nobel Festivities.
2003 Vernon and Candace, Sydney Australia 2003
2004 Vernon and Candace, Quinahagak Alaska fish processing plant.
Discover Your Abilities and Aspirations!
$10 $25 $50 $100 Other
Tax Exempt 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization
Name: Vernon Lomax Smith
Birth: 1 January 1927, Wichita, KS, USA
Institution: George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
Award: for having established laboratory experiments as a tool in empirical economic analysis, especially in the study of alternative market mechanisms.
Subject: economic psychology, experimental economics
Portion of cash: 1/2
External Resources Videos