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.

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".