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A file photo of Jean Tirole. The economics prize, officially called the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, was established in 1968. Photo: AFP<br />
The awards are given in six categories: physics, chemistry, medicine or physiology, literature, peace and economics.<br /> (physics, chemistry, medicine or physiology, literature, peace and economics.)

A history of the Nobel prizes

1 min read . 08 Oct 2012