Nobel Prizes Are Obsolete at Best

Problems with their political nature and attribution of credit, and some proposed improvements.

Distinct Types of Nobel Prizes

Peace, Literature, and Economics

Medicine, Chemistry, and Physics

Political Nobel Prizes

Western View of the World

Human Rights

Concentration and Amplification of Power of an Institution

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Science Nobel Prizes

Attribution

Incentives

Individual Thinking

Luck

Resolution to Nobel Prices

Ignore Political Prizes

Science Nobel Prizes: US National Academies

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