3 May 2016: Orazio Attanasio awarded Diaz-Alejandro Prize
Orazio Attanasio has been awarded the prestigious Diaz-Alejandro Prize by the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA) for his research on development issues in Latin America.
15 April 2016: Orazio Attanasio and Ran Spiegler awarded 2 Advanced ERC Grants
Orazio Attanasio and Ran Spiegler have each been awarded Advanced ERC Grants. These grants are awarded to established researchers who have a recent research track-record which identifies them as leaders in their respective fields of research.
11 April 2016: Richard Blundell awarded 2016 Erwin Plein Nemmers Economics Prize
The Erwin Plein Nemmers Prize is awarded for achievement and work of lasting significance in the field of economics. Richard Blundell has been selected as the 2016 recipient of this award for his important contributions to labour economics, public finance and applied econometrics. For more information please see the Nemmers Prize website.
6 April 2016: Andrew Chesher elected President of the Royal Economic Society 2016-17
The department is pleased to announce that Andrew Chesher has been elected President of the Royal Economic Society 2016-17.