1995 - Roy Radner
"Economic Survival"
New York University

Roy Radner is a Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff at AT&T Bell Laboratories and a Research Professor of Economics at New York University. His previous affiliations include the University of Chicago, Yale University, the University of California-Berkeley, and Harvard University. He holds B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Chicago.

Dr. Radner is the author of ten books and has published more than 80 research articles in economics, statistics and operations management.  Within economic theory, he pioneered research in the areas of team theory, rational expectations equilibrium, and structures of markets and organizations as they relate to issues of decentralization and computation, bargaining and regulation, incentives, information and moral hazard.

Dr. Radner's honoraria include memberships, fellowships or distinguished fellowships in the National Academy of Sciences, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the Econometric Society, the American Economic Association and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He is a consultant and member of major committees for academic, government and private organizations. Dr. Radner is a past president of the Econometric Society and the current chair of the Economic Section of the National Academy of Sciences. He has served as an editor for numerous scientific journals, including:  Management Science, Econometrica, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Mathematic Economics, American Economic Review, Games and Economic Behavior, Economic Theory, Economic Design, and Review of Accounting Studies.