Economics Day 2016
Lower Egypt Room
Economics Day is our annual celebration to recognize outstanding achievements by undergraduate and graduate students and exemplary teaching by economics faculty. It is made possible by the generosity of the W.P. Carey Foundation.
|Department Chair Dirk Krueger welcomed attendees and introduced the program.|
The winner of the Irving B. Kravis Prize for Distinction in Undergraduate Teaching for tenure faculty was Guillermo Ordonez.
Aislinn Bohren won the Irving B. Kravis Prize for Distinction in Undergraduate Teaching for tenure track faculty.
|Christine Y.S. Huang
received the Kanta Marwah Prize for Undergraduate Research.
The Simon Kuznets Fellowship Award in Economics was shared this year by undergraduates Katrina Truebenbach (left) and Zachary Griff (right). Undergraduate Chair Frank Schorfheide stands between them.
|Rachel Philbin (who was unable to attend) was the winner of the Lawrence R. Klein Prize for Outstanding Research by an Undergraduate.||Undergraduate Pearl Li (who was also unable to attend) was the winner of the Bernard Shanbaum Prize for Excellence in Economics.|
|Graduate student Nitin Krishnan won the Edwin Mansfield Teaching Prize.|
|The winner of this year's Robert Summers Dissertation Fellowship in Economics was Yu (Laura) Liu.|
|Ami Ko received the Maloof Family Dissertation Fellowship in Economics.|
|The Joel Popkin Graduate Student Teaching Prize in Economics was awarded to Rossa O'Keeffe-O'Donovan.|
|Nishant Ravi received the Sidney Weintraub Memorial Fellowship in Economics.|
|Yanhao Wei was this year's winner of the Paul Taubman Memorial Prize for Empirical Economics Research.|
|Kory Kantenga received the Hiram C. Haney Fellowship Award in Economics.|