Paul Robin Krugman (Listeni/ˈkrʊɡmən/ KRUUG-mən;[1][2] born 28 Februar 1953)[3] is an American economist that is currently Distinguished Professor o Economics at the Graduate Center o the Ceety Varsity o New York, an a columnist for The New York Times.[4] In 2008, Krugman wis awairdit the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his contreibutions tae New Tred Theory an New Economic Geografie.[5]

Nobel prize medal.svg Paul Krugman
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Krugman at a press conference efter receivin the Nobel Prize in Economics in 2008
Born (1953-02-28) 28 Februar 1953 (age 67)
Albany, New York, U.S.
InstitutionCeety Varsity o New York
Princeton Varsity
London School of Economics
FieldInternaitional economics
Schuil or
Keynesian economics New Keynesian macroeconomics
Alma materMassachusetts Institute o Technology
Yale Varsity
Rüdiger Dornbusch
InfluencesAvinash Dixit
Rudi Dornbusch
John Maynard Keynes
Paul Samuelson
Joseph Stiglitz
ContreibutionsInternaitional tred theory
New tred theory
New economic geografie
AwairdsJohn Bates Clark Medal (1991)
Princess o Asturias Awairds (2004)
Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (2008)
Information at IDEAS / RePEc


  1. Krugman, Paul (May 18, 2012). "Head Still Talking". The Conscience of a Liberal. The New York Times.
  2. Blodget, Henry (November 22, 2014). "Ladies And Gentlemen, We Have Finally Learned The Right Way To Say 'Krugman'!". Business Insider.
  3. "Paul Krugman". Encyclopædia Britannica. June 8, 2017.
  4. "About Paul Krugman". krugmanonline. W. W. Norton & Company. 2012.
  5. "The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2008".