Award

Professor Kőszegi wins Yrjö Jahnsson Award

March 17, 2015

The Department of Economics is proud to announce that the 2015 Yrjö Jahnsson Selection Committee has awarded Botond Kőszegi the 2015 prize for his contribution to the theoretical foundations of behavioral economics, and its application to public finance and contract theory. His influential research on reference-dependent preferences extends the concept of loss aversion by determining the reference point endogenously.

University Doctoral Award Winners Selected

February 5, 2015

The Department congratulates two of its PhD students, who have succeeded in winning this year's CEU doctoral awards.

Olga Radzyner Award Winners Selected

November 18, 2014

In 2014, Dzsamila Vonnák 6th year and Vukan Vujic 5th year Economics PhD students won the Olga Radzyner award. Dzsamila for her paper titled “Determinants and Riskiness of Corporate Foreign Currency Lending: the Case of Hungary”,  Vukan for his work "Internal Capital Markets and Transmission of the Crisis: Evidence from Foreign Bank Subsidiaries in Eastern Europe".

Best Dissertation Award 2014

July 4, 2014

The Department congratulates Péter Harasztosi for being one of the three winners of the best PhD dissertation awards at the Unversity this year, selected every year by the University Doctoral Committee.

University Doctoral Award Winners Selected

February 14, 2014

The Department would like to congratulate two of its PhD students, who have succeeded in winning this year's CEU doctoral awards.

The Department has nominated János Károly Divényi for the Academic Achievement Award for First-Year Doctoral Students based on his outstanding GPA.