Graduate Available Honors and Awards

The William Polk Carey Prize in Economics A prize is awarded by the Graduate Group in Economics for the best doctoral dissertation in a given academic year.

The Maloof Family Dissertation Fellowship in Economics

The Hiram C. Haney Fellowship Award in Economics A prize for the best third year research paper completed in the past academic year.

The Beth Hayes/David Cass Prize for Graduate Research Accomplishment in Economics A prize is awarded biennially for the best research contribution (which may be a paper or dissertation) in the preceding two years in the Penn Economics Ph.D. program.

The Edwin Mansfield Graduate Student Teaching Prize in Economics For best performance by a Recitation Instructor in Introductory Economics.

The Joel Popkin Graduate Student Teaching Prize in Economics A prize is awarded annually for outstanding teaching performance by a Teaching Assistant in Economics.

The Lawrence Robbins Prize in Economics A prize is awarded at the end of each year to the student judged to be the best in the first year class.

The Paul Taubman Memorial Prize for Empirical Economics Research A prize is awarded each year for the best empirical study by a graduate student in the past year.