Nobelprize winners 2013
Here is a summery and justifications of Nobel prize winners 2013.
Economics: Three Americans, Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert J. Shiller was awarded for developing new methods to study trends in asset markets.
Literature: Alice Munro a Canadian author was awarded for "Master of the contemporary short story."
Chemistry: Three U.S -based scientists, Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel was awarded for developing computer models that can predict chemical reactions for use in creating new drugs and other tasks.
Physics: Peter Higgs from Britain and Francois Englert from Belgium was awarded for how subatomic particles get their mass.
Medicine: Three U.S -based researchers James E. Rothman, Randy W. Schekman and Dr. Thomas C. Sudhof was awarded for their breakthroughs in understanding how key substances move within our cells.
Nobel Peace Prize: The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) was awarded "for its extensive efforts to eliminate chemical weapons".