Introducing the 2016 Laureate
Sir Partha S. Dasgupta
Frank Ramsey Professor Emeritus of Economics
University of Cambridge
Sir Partha S. Dasgupta, photo by Jason Ballard
Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement
The Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement is the premier award for environmental science, environmental health and energy conferring great benefit upon mankind.
Through their work, Tyler Laureates have focused worldwide attention on environmental problems by their discoveries and the solutions that resulted.
Tyler Laureates receive a $200,000 annual prize and are presented a commemorative medallion at ceremonies in Los Angeles. The awardees are selected and awarded annually by the Executive Committee. The Tyler Prize was established by the late John and Alice Tyler in 1973 and is administered by the University of Southern California.
Amber Brown, Administrator