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SCOR-PSE Junior Research Prize

This annual prize distinguishes outstanding research in the field of macroeconomic risk conducted by a junior economist (or junior economists) less than ten years after the Ph.D. A selection committee headed by Gilles Saint-Paul (PSE-ENS), scientific director of the SCOR-PSE Chair.


2020 Laureates: Ludwig Straub (Harvard) and Robert Ulbricht (Boston College)

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On April 28, during an online conference held by the Chair, G. Saint-Paul (PSE-ENS) and P. Trainar (SCOR) announced that Ludwig Straub (Harvard University) and Robert Ulbricht (Boston College) were the 2020 laureates of the SCOR-PSE Junior Research Prize for their outstanding research on Endogenous Uncertainty and Credit Crunches.


2019 Laureate: Maryam Farboodi (MIT)

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On July 2, during the Chair annual conference (2019), G. Saint-Paul (PSE-ENS) and P. Trainar (SCOR) announced that Maryam Farboodi (MIT) was the 2019 laureate of the SCOR-PSE Junior Research Prize for her outstanding research on Intermediation and Voluntary Exposure to Counterparty Risk.