ELINOR OSTROM (born 1933). American political scientist. She was awarded the 2009 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, which she shared with Oliver E. Williamson, for "her analysis of economic governance, especially the commons". She is the first woman to win the prize in this category.
ELINOR OSTROM, portrait by
Graziano Origa, blowout retino + letraset + pantone + makeup pencil, 20X33, framed for Nòva100, 2009.