2023 Neumann Prize winner

December 14, 2023

The British Society for the History of Mathematics has announced Prof. Stephen M. Stigler, Ernest DeWitt Burton Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus, as the winner of the 2023 Neumann Prize for his book, "Casanova's Lottery: The History of a Revolutionary Game of Chance."

"This excellent book blends compelling mathematical content with fascinating historical context as it describes the remarkable story of the French lottery (Loterie) established in 1757."

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