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Faculty awards and appointments


Below you will find information about external awards and appointments of faculty at the Department.

Awards and appointments 2017-2018

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Professor Philippe Aghion

2017 Foreign Honorary Members award of the American Economic Association

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Professor Oriana Bandiera

2018 Ester Boserup Prize for Research on Development

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Professor Tim Besley

2018 Knighted for his services to economics and public policy

2017 Elected President of the Econometric Society

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Professor Alessandro Gavazza

2017 Awarded a British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship

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Professor Maitreesh Ghatak

2018 Elected Fellow of the British Academy

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Professor Javier Hidalgo

2018 Awarded the 2015-17 Tjalling C Koopmans Econometric Theory Prize (jointly with Myung Hwan Seo)

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Professor Eliana La Ferrara

2017 Elected Fellow of the Econometric Society

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Professor Stephen Machin

2017 Appointed Chair of the Economics and Econometrics sub-panel for REF2021

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Professor Alan Manning

2017 Appointed Chair of the Migration Advisory Committee

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Professor John Moore

2017 Awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours

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Professor Michele Piccione

2017 Elected Fellow of the Econometric Society

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Professor Ricardo Reis

Awarded the 2016 Bernacer Prize

2017 Awarded the Banque de France / Toulouse School of Economics Junior Prize in Monetary Economics and Finance

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Professor Lord Nicholas Stern

2017 Recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours as a Companion of Honour
2017 Awarded honorary degree by the Graduate Centre of the City University of New York

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Professor Daniel Sturm

2018 Awarded the 2018 Frisch Medal (jointly with Gabriel Ahlfeldt, Steve Redding, Nikolaus Wolf)

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Professor Silvana Tenreyro

2018 Elected Fellow of the British Academy

2017 Appointed as an external member to the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England

 

 

Awards and appointments 2010-2016

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Professor Philippe Aghion

2015 Elected Fellow of the British Academy

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Professor Sir Tony Atkinson

2015 Received the 2015 European Investment Bank Institute Outstanding Contribution Award

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Professor Oriana Bandiera

2016 Elected Fellow of the Econometric Society
2015 Elected Fellow of the British Academy
2011 Award the Carlo Alberto Medal 2011

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Professor Sir Charlie Bean

2015 Appointed Chairman of the CEPR Board of Trustees
2014 Knighted for his services to monetary policy and central banking

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Professor Tim Besley

2015 Elected Second Vice President of the Econometric Society
2015 Appointed as a Commissioner on the National Infrastructure Commission
2014 Elected President of the International Economic Association
2011 Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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Professor Robin Burgess

2016 Elected Fellow of the British Academy

 

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Professor Francesco Caselli

2015 Director of CEPR's Macroeconomics and Growth Programme

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Dr Camille Landais

2016 Philip Leverhulme Prize
2015 Received the Kiel Institute 2015 Excellence Award in Global Economic Affairs       

 

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Professor Henrik Kleven

2014 Appointed Director of CEPR's Public Economics Programme

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Dr Jonathan Leape

2013 Appointed Executive Director of the International Growth Centre

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Professor Gerard Padró i Miquel

2013 Awarded the XII Fundación Banco Herrero Prize

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Professor Martin Pesendorfer

2015 Elected Fellow of the Econometric Society

 

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Professor Sir Christopher Pissarides

2015 Awarded the Kiel Institute Global Economy Prize 2015
2013 Named Regius Professor of Economics at LSE 
2013 Knighted for his services to economics
2013 Appointed IAS Helmut and Anna Sohmen Professor-at-Large at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study
2013 Appointed economic advisor to the President of Cyprus
2010 Awarded (jointly) the Nobel Prize in Economics 2010

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Professor Danny Quah

2014 Appointed Director Designate of Southeast Asia Centre at LSE
2012 Awarded the Hanban’s Confucius Institute Individual Performance Excellence Award of the Year

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Dr Johannes Spinnewijn

2015 Awarded they Willey Prize in Economics by the British Academy
2013 Awarded the Austin Robinson Prize of the Royal Economic Society

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Professor Lord Nicholas Stern

2016 Appointed Chair of National Review of University Research
2016 Elected President of the Royal Economic Society 2018-2019
2016 Best Use of Evidence Award of the Political Studies Association
2015 Apointed chair of national review of university research
2015 Received the Schumpeter Award 2015 for Innovative Achievements
2015 Elected Member of the American Philosophical Society
2014 Elected Fellow of the Royal Society
2014 Awarded the BIEE 10 Year Prize for Outstanding Contribution to British Energy Economics
2013 Awarded the Stephen H. Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communication 
2012 Elected President of the British Academy
2011 Awarded the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the Climate Change category

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Professor Silvana Tenreyro

2014 Appointed Director of the Review of Economic Studies
2013 Awarded the Excellence in Refereeing Award, American Economic Review 

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Professor John Van Reenen

2017 Awarded an OBE for his services to economics and public policy making
2014 Joint Award of the European Investment Bank Institute Prize for Excellence in Economic and Social Research
2013 Elected Fellow of the Econometric Society