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2014 Working Paper Competition

The winners of the two prizes in the 2014 Working Paper Competition were announced at ECGI's General Assembly held in Brussels on 29 April 2014.

The Standard Life Investments Finance Prize
The €5,000 prize for the best paper in the Finance series is sponsored by the leading investment company, Standard Life Investments.
The winning paper:
Corporate Social Responsibility and Firm Risk: Theory and Empirical Evidence
ECGI Finance Working Paper No. 359/2013

The authors of this paper are Rui Albuquerque, Boston University, Católica-Lisbon School of Business and Economics, CEPR and ECGI, Art Durnev, University of Iowa and Yrjo Koskinen, Boston University and CEPR

See Boston University School of Management announcement

The Allen & Overy Law Prize

The €5,000 prize for the best paper in the Law series is sponsored by the international legal practice, Allen & Overy.

The winning paper:
Towards a Legal Theory of Finance
ECGI Law Working Paper No. 196/2013

The author of this paper is Katharina Pistor, Columbia Law School and ECGI

See Columbia Law School announcement

See more photographs from the 2014 award ceremony in Brussels.
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For further details of these prestigious prizes, see: