Jean-Jacques Laffont prize 2020

November 19, 2020 Research

Since 2005, Toulouse School of Economics awards every year, with the support of the City of Toulouse, the Jean-Jacques Laffont Prize to a renowned international economist whose research, in the spirit of the work undertaken by Professor Jean-Jacques Laffont, combines both theoretical and empirical approaches.

This year, the prize will be awarded to Matthew O. Jackson from the University of Stanford. He will deliver a seminar and an online public lecture.


Monday November 16, 2020

  • 17:00 - 18:30:  Online Seminar "The Roles of Social Networks in Economic Inequality and Immobility"

Zoom link: ID 998 1195 0729

Thursday November 19, 2020

  • 17:00 -18:30: Annual Online Jean-Jacques Laffont Prize lecture "The Dynamics of Social Networks and some of their Economic Consequences"
  • 18:30- 19:00: Award ceremony on zoom

Zoom link: - ID de réunion : 985 8667 2962

Find out more about the prize