Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Sloan Spotlight

The American Economic Association has announced that Princeton economist, game theorist, and former Sloan Research Fellow Yuliy Sannikov is the recipient of the 2016 John Bates Clark Medal. The award is the highest honor bestowed on a U.S. economist under the age of 40. Sannikov received a Sloan Research Fellowship in 2010. He is the sixteenth former fellow to receive the Bates medal. more...

About the Foundation

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is a philanthropic, not-for-profit grantmaking institution based in New York City.

Established in 1934 by Alfred Pritchard Sloan Jr., then-President and Chief Executive Officer of the General Motors Corporation, the Foundation makes grants in support of original research and education in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and economic performance. more...