Jean-Jacques Laffont prize 2020

November 19, 2020 Research

Save the date November 19th, 2020!

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