William Nordhaus  after winning the 2018 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences at Yale University on Monday. Photograph:  Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images

A study of the economics profession in the United States, undertaken a number of years ago, found that academic papers in economics rarely referred to(...)

World Bank chief economist Paul Romer.

The Nobel Prize in economics has been awarded to William Nordhaus and Paul Romer for their work on climate change and innovation. Prof Nordhaus of Ya(...)