To encourage undergraduate interest in economic issues, Charles Calomiris, President and Joel Mokyr, Vice President of the International Atlantic Economic Society cordially invite students to compete in the IAES annual undergraduate paper competition in Boston, October 2015. The IAES strives to recognize and reward outstanding research conducted by undergraduate students worldwide. Winners of the Best Under Graduate Paper Award receive
Congratulations to Levi Boxell of Taylor University, Indiana, for taking first prize in our 2014 Best Undergraduate Paper competition for his paper entitled“Beyond In-Sample Significance: Using K-Fold Cross-Validation to Examine the Out-Of-Sample Significance and Specification of the Gravity Model of Bilateral Trade” . Look for his paper in the an upcoming issue of the Atlantic Economic Journal!
Additionally, the other three finalists were: