Giorgio Rota Best Paper AwardFebruary 27th, 2015 by Jonathan Frankel
Giorgio Rota Best Paper Award
Deadline: April 6th
Centro Einaudi has launched their third annual Giorgio Rota Best Paper Award. Candidates must submit a high-quality scientific paper on the economics of illegal activities and corruption before April 6th.
Individuals from around the world can apply for this award but must have been born after December 31st, 1977 and be studying one of the following: Sociology, Geography, Criminal & Forensic Science, Public Relations, Political Science, Liberal Arts/Humanities, Economics, Public Administration, Law & Legal Studies, Cultural Studies, Business/Management and Architecture & Design.
Three 1200 Euro awards will be granted in addition to a maximum of 500 Euros for travel expenses to join the Giorgio Rota Conference to present their work.
An award committee will select the three winning papers based upon the following criteria:
- Relevance to the topic
- Literature review
- Quality of the methods and the data
- Originality of the data and the conclusions
This award is in honor of Giorgio Rota, a leading Italian economist in charge of economic research at the Centro Einaudi for many years. The Centro Einaudi is based in Turin and conducts independent research in the fields of political economy, welfare policies, government and marketing competition.
If interested in this award, learn more about the Giorgio Rota Best Paper Award before the April 6th deadline.