Research Highlights

Faculty Awards & Accolades – January/February 2016

Thomson Reuters named Professors Xavier Gabaix and Lasse Pedersen to its 2015 list of the “World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds” in economics and business.  

Professor Anindya Ghose's paper, "Internet's Dirty Secret" co-authored by PhD alumnus Jason Chan, won Best Paper Award from MIS Quarterly and Best Publication Award from the Association for Information Systems (AIS).

Professor Jonathan Haidt and Research Scholar Robert Frank were named to Ethisphere’s 2015 list of the “100 Most Influential in Business Ethics.”

“The Coddling of the American Mind,” an essay by Professor Jonathan Haidt and co-author Greg Lukianoff, was recently named as a 2015 Sidney Award winner in The New York Times.

Professors Sonia Marciano and Glenn Okun were voted “Great Professors” by the Executive MBA class of January 2016.

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation has granted a 2016 Anneliese Maier Research Award, totaling 250,000 EUR, to Professor Marti Subrahmanyam to support his collaboration with the research center, SAFE, at Goethe University. He also recently received a research grant totaling 30,000 EUR from the European Financial Data Institute (EUROFIDAI).

On January 1, Professor Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh began his appointment as editor of the Review of Financial Studies.