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Support for research - Best PhD Thesis Award

Welcome to UniCredit & Universities!

4 June 2014 - The fourth Best PhD Thesis Award competition is now closed.

The Scientific Committee of UniCredit & Universities Foundation selected the three outstanding doctoral dissertations in Economics or Finance.

The winners are:

Silvia Galli with the PhD thesis  "Innovation-Specific Patent Protection and Growth"
Tomáš Havránek with the PhD thesis "Meta-Analysis in International Economics"
Gerardo Manzo with the PhD thesis "What Drives Systemic Risk? Political Uncertainty and Contagion in Credit Markets"

The three best dissertations will receive € 5,000 gross each and will be published on the Working Paper series of the Foundation.


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