Another Nobel surprise, as Elinor Ostrom and Oliver Williamson of the U.S. win the prize for...

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Another Nobel surprise, as Elinor Ostrom and Oliver Williamson of the U.S. win the prize for economics for some nontypical research into governance. Ostrom is the first woman to win in the prize's 40-year history. Economists say the committee is sending a new message about the field with this choice.