Nakahara Prize

AAA

DEFINITION of 'Nakahara Prize'

An award issued to a Japanese economist under the age of 45 who has made important contributions to the field of economics. The Nakahara Prize is awarded annually by the Japanese Economic Association and is named after Nobuyuki Nakahara, a former board member of the Bank of Japan.

INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'Nakahara Prize'

The Nakahara Prize was first awarded in 1995, and focuses on economists who earn international recognition rather than solely domestic recognition for their work. It is designed to award younger economists, as the maximum age of a winner is set at 45.

RELATED TERMS
  1. Alfred Nobel

    The man after whom the Nobel Prize is named. Nobel, born in 1833 ...
  2. Economist

    An expert who studies the relationship between a society's resources ...
  3. Economics

    A social science that studies how individuals, governments, firms ...
  4. Dismal Science

    A term coined by Scottish writer, essayist and historian Thomas ...
  5. Abenomics

    Nickname for the multi-pronged economic program of Japanese prime ...
  6. Lost Decade

    The 1990s for Japan, and the first decade of the current millennium ...
Related Articles
  1. How Influential Economists Changed Our ...
    Fundamental Analysis

    How Influential Economists Changed Our ...

  2. Nobel Winners Are Economic Prizes
    Options & Futures

    Nobel Winners Are Economic Prizes

  3. The Uncertainty Of Economics: Exploring ...
    Economics

    The Uncertainty Of Economics: Exploring ...

  4. The History Of Economic Thought
    Economics

    The History Of Economic Thought

comments powered by Disqus
Hot Definitions
  1. Days Sales Of Inventory - DSI

    A financial measure of a company's performance that gives investors an idea of how long it takes a company to turn its inventory ...
  2. Accounts Payable - AP

    An accounting entry that represents an entity's obligation to pay off a short-term debt to its creditors. The accounts payable ...
  3. Ratio Analysis

    Quantitative analysis of information contained in a company’s financial statements. Ratio analysis is based on line items ...
  4. Days Payable Outstanding - DPO

    A company's average payable period. Calculated as: ending accounts payable / (cost of sales/number of days).
  5. Net Sales

    The amount of sales generated by a company after the deduction of returns, allowances for damaged or missing goods and any ...
  6. Over The Counter

    A security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, etc. The phrase "over-the-counter" ...
Trading Center