Best Undergraduate Paper Award

To encourage undergraduate interest in economic issues, Joel Mokyr, President and Barry Eichengreen, Vice President of the International Atlantic Economic Society cordially invite students to compete in the IAES annual undergraduate paper competition, October 2016. The IAES strives to recognize and reward outstanding research conducted by undergraduate students worldwide. Winners of the Best Undergraduate Paper Award receive

  1. A $500 check;
  2. A handsome commemorative plaque recognizing their accomplishment; and
  3. Complimentary publication of the paper in the Atlantic Economic Journal.

 

Pictured (from left to right): Dr. Katherine Virgo, Hameem Raees Chowdhury, Virginia Minni, Alexander Billy, Evelina Lazareva, and Dr. Gary Clayton

Pictured (from left to right): Dr. Katherine Virgo, Hameem Raees Chowdhury, Virginia Minni, Alexander Billy, Evelina Lazareva, and Dr. Gary Clayton

Congratulations to Hameem Raes Chowdhury of University of Warwick, United Kingdom, for taking first prize in our 2015 Best Undergraduate Paper competition for his paper entitled “Joint-Liability in Microcredit: Evidence from Bangladesh”Look for his paper in the an upcoming issue of the Atlantic Economic Journal!

Additionally, the other three finalists were:

  • Alexander BillyGranger-Causality Testing within the Eurozone: Policy Analysis of the Efficacy of the European Central Bank’s Policy Tools, St. Vincent College, U.S.A.
  • Virginia Minni, Can Greater Bank Capital Lead to Less Bank Lending? An Analysis of the Bank-Level Evidence, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
  • Evelina LazarevaDo Rating Agencies Confirm or Surprise the Market? Market Efficiency Hypothesis vs. Conspiracy Theory, Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom

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