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Golden Bottle Trust EH204 Essay Prize 2016

Oliver Hinkin, second year Economic History student is the winner of the inaugural golden bottle prize for the best essay on EH204 . Oliver's outstanding essay examines the emergence of a gold standard in the late 19th century. The two runners up are Nicolas Vecciolo and Kevin Steyer.  

Six others were also commended for their achievements on the course: John Gallop, Myles Pittam, Ashwinder Moti, Jeffrey Molgano, Leah Plachinski and Jaroslav Ton. 

Prizes were awarded at the awards reception by EH204 course lecturer Professor Oliver Volckart. 

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Main prize winners from left to right: Kevin Steyer, Oliver Hinkin, Nicolas Vecchioli

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Prize winners and course teacher Dr Judy Stephenson (third from right.)