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Friday, Dec. 26, 2014
Elinor Ostrom poses for a portrait Monday in Bloomington, Ind., after becoming the first woman to win a Nobel Prize in economics. Ostrom, a political scientist at Indiana University, showed how common resources can be managed successfully by the people who use them, rather than by governments or private companies. (AJ MAST ~ Associated Press)