诺贝尔奖是以瑞典著名化学家、硝化甘油炸药发明人阿尔弗雷德 · 贝恩哈德 · 诺贝尔 (1833-1896) 的部分遗产作为基金创立的。诺贝尔奖包括金质奖章、证书和奖金支票。 每年以其利息 ( 约20万美元 ) 奖给前一年在物理学、化学、生理学或医学、文学及和平等五大领域，对人类做出巨大贡献的人士的奖金，于1901年第一次颁发。1968年，瑞典银行为纪念诺贝尔增设诺贝尔经济学奖金，并于1969 年开始与其他 5 项奖同时颁发。诺贝尔经济学奖的评选原则是授予在经济科学研究领域做出有重大价值贡献的人，并优先奖励那些早期做出重大贡献者。
诺贝尔经济学奖获得者文献数据库搜集了自 1969 年至 2010 年 42 年间诺贝尔经济学奖 67位获得者的著作、论文、指导论文等相关文献共1133册，文献语种有英文、中文、日文、德文、法文等。该数据库为保证其内容的连续性与全面性，我们会根据诺贝尔经济学得奖情况逐年更新，并对照已收集的目录，对收集的诺贝尔经济学获奖者文献资源进行查遗补漏。欢迎广大读者使用，有什么意见请与我们联系。
The Nobel Prize is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation which was laid on in 1895 when Alfred Nobel, the Swedish chemist and inventor of nitroglycerine explosives wrote his last will, leaving much of his wealth to the establishment of the Nobel Prize. The prize consists of a gold medal, personal diploma, and a cash award . Every year since 1901 the Nobel Prize (approximately US ＄ 200,000 from interest of Nobel's legacy) has been awarded for people who made outstanding achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and for peace of the previous year. In 1968, Sveriges Riksbank (Sweden's central bank) established The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, founder of the Nobel Prize. The first prize in Economics was awarded in 1969 together with the other five prizes. Nobel Prize in Economics was awarded to those who have made significant contributions to the development of economic science, and gives priority to reward those who make a early significant contribution.
1133 volumes including books, papers and academic articles of 67 winners in Economics from 1969 to 2010 have been collected in database of Nobel Prize winners for Economic Sciences. They are written in English, Chinese, Japanese, German and French etc. To ensure its continuity and comprehensiveness, the database will upgrade its reservoir according to the new Nobel Prize each year and missing documents will be found and collected and filled up in the database. The database is meant for the purpose of education. If you have any opinion regarding the use of the database, please contact us.