Harold T. Shapiro, an economist lauded for his ability to distill, debate,
and resolve the complex aspects of controversial scientific issues,
has been awarded the National Academy of Sciences’ Public Welfare Medal.
What’s New @ the National Academies Mon, Jan. 23, 2012
Academy Honors 18 for Major Contributions to Science
Jan. 28, 2009: The NAS will honor 18 individuals in 2009 with awards recognizing extraordinary scientific achievements in the areas of biology, chemistry, geology, astronomy, social sciences, psychology, and application of science for the public good.
Source: WhatsNew@nationalacademies.org Jan. 30, 2009