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Christopher A. Sims
Nobel Prize 2011-Press Conference KVA-DSC 7720.jpg
Sims in 2011
Born
Christopher Albert Sims

(1942-10-21) October 21, 1942 (age 78)
NationalityUnited States
InstitutionPrinceton University
Yale University
University of Minnesota
Harvard University
FieldMacroeconomics
Econometrics
Time series
Alma materHarvard University (AB, PhD)
Doctoral
students
Lars Peter Hansen
Harald Uhlig[1]
ContributionsUse of vector autoregression
AwardsNobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (2011)
Information at IDEAS / RePEc
This person won a Nobel Prize
Christopher Albert "Chris" Sims (born October 21, 1942) is an American econometrician and macroeconomist. He is currently the John J.F. Sherrerd '52 University Professor of Economics at Princeton University.[2] Together with Thomas J. Sargent, he won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2011.[3]

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