Professor De Chiara wins Göran Skogh Award

September 21, 2016

The Department of Economics would like to congratulate Professor Alessandro De Chiara for his recent success at the 33rd Annual Conference of the European Association of Law and Economics (EALE) in Bologna. Professor De Chiara was awarded the Göran Skogh Award for young scholars for the most promising paper presented.

Econ Alumni Receive "Alumni Impact Award"

June 16, 2016

As part of its 25th Anniversary celebration, CEU is honoring its alumni living and doing amazing things around the world.

Awards for PhD Students

February 3, 2016

We are proud to share that two of our PhD students received prestigious awards for their Doctoral Studies at CEU.

Pawel Bukowski won the Award for Advanced Doctoral Studies, whereas Balázs Krusper received the Academic Achievement Award for First-Year Doctoral Students in AY 2014/2015.

Professor Kőszegi wins CEU award for Outstanding Research

July 10, 2015

The Department would like to congratulate Professor Botond Kőszegi for winning the CEU Award for Outstanding Research in AY 2014/2015.

The aim of the award is to recognize outstanding research by CEU faculty that has had a significant international impact. 

The Award will be presented at the Opening Ceremony on September 21, 2015.

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.