Oft folks take me... the fool, though I have out lived so many.
Depends on who is counting.
FYI: The Swedish Central Bank creates nobility. They grant nobility through Ri.. bank prize for Economics... "Nobel" in name only.
The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1969-2007 ... by Assar Lindbeck
Since 1968, Sveriges Riksbank (the central bank of Sweden) instituted... "The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel." ... [This bank nobility] award is given by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences... Not really a Nobel Prize that have been awarded since 1901.
The procedures for selecting the [Bank] Laureates each year is the Academy receives some 200-300 nominations, usually covering a little more than one hundred nominees. [Depends on who is counting.
(Unsolicited suggestions from persons who have not been asked to submit nominations are not considered.) "It;s a club, & you ain't in it." - George Carlin
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