Successful Predictions

Since the inception of the Citation Laureates in 2002, our analysis has identified 46 eminent scientists who went on to win the Nobel Prize. See the full list of correct predictions to date.

YearNobel Prize WinnerPrize
2017Richard H. ThalerEconomics
2017Rainer WeissPhysics
2017Kip S. ThornePhysics
2016Oliver D. HartEconomics
2016Bengt R. HomströmEconomics
2016Yoshinori OhsumiMedicine
2016J. Fraser StoddartChemistry
2015Arthur B McDonaldPhysics
2015Angus S. DeatonEconomics
2014Shuji NakamuraPhysics
2014Jean TiroleEconomics
2013Martin KarplusChemistry
2013Eugene F. FamaEconomics
2013Robert J. ShillerEconomics
2013Peter W. HiggsPhysics
2013François EnglertPhysics
2013Lars P. HansenEconomics
2013Randy SchekmanMedicine
2013James E. RothmanMedicine
2012Shinya YamanakaMedicine
2011Saul PerlmutterPhysics
2011Adam G. RiessPhysics
2011Brian P. SchmidtPhysics
2011Ralph M. SteinmanMedicine
2011Christopher A. SimsEconomics
2011Dan ShechtmanChemistry
2011Thomas J. SargentEconomics
2011Jules A. HoffmannMedicine
2011Bruce A. BeutlerMedicine
2010Kostya NovoselovPhysics
2010Andre K. GeimPhysics
2009Elizabeth H. BlackburnMedicine
2009Carol W. GreiderMedicine
2009Jack W. SzostakMedicine
2009Oliver E. WilliamsonEconomics
2008Paul KrugmanEconomics
2008Roger TsienChemistry
2007Oliver SmithiesMedicine
2007Mario R. CapecchiMedicine
2007Martin EvansMedicine
2007Albert FertPhysics
2007Peter GrünbergPhysics
2005Robert H. GrubbsChemistry
2003Clive W.J. GrangerEconomics
2003Robert F. EngleEconomics
2002Daniel KahnemanEconomics