Senior Thesis Prizes and Winnerseconweb2020-08-24T09:28:47-04:00
Senior Thesis Awards
Thesis Prize Descriptions
John Glover Wilson Memorial Award: The best thesis on international economics or politics.
Walter C. Sauer ’28 Prize(joint eligibility with Politics, WWS). Prize awarded annually to the student whose thesis or research project on any aspect of United States foreign trade is judged to be the most creative.
Senior Thesis Prize in Economics: Awarded annually for the best thesis in health, education or welfare.
Burton G. Malkiel *64 Senior Thesis Prize in Finance: Awarded annually for the most outstanding thesis in the field of finance.
Daniel L. Rubinfeld ’67 Prize in Empirical Economics: Awarded annually for the best thesis in empirical economics.
Wolf Balleisen Memorial Prize: The best thesis on an economics subject, written by an economics major.
Halbert White ’72 Prize in Economics: Awarded annually to the most outstanding senior economics major, as evidenced by excellence in departmental coursework, and creativity in the junior papers and senior thesis.