Faculty Awards

2015

  • Howard KunreutherShin Research Excellence Award , 2015

2014

2013

2012

  • David F Babbel, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in the World, 1986-2012
  • Jean-François Houde, National Science Foundation (PI) - Grant SES - 1024840, 2012
  • Jean-François Houde, Gates Foundation (with Laura Schechter and Molly Lipscomb), 2012
  • Joseph Harrington, President (2012-13) and Vice President (2010-11), Industrial Organization Society, 2012
  • Joseph Harrington, Cátedras de Excelencia (Chair of Excellence), Departamento de Economía, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Sept 2012 - Dec 2012, 2012
  • Joseph Harrington, National Science Foundation Grant, 2012-2015
  • Michael Sinkinson, NET Institute Summer Grant, 2012
  • Mark V. Pauly, Victor R, Fuchs Lifetime Achievement Award from ASHEcon, 2012
  • Judd B. Kessler, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Donaghue Foundation Pioneer Portfolio Grant Recipient, 2012
  • Mark V. Pauly, William B. Graham Prize for Health Services Research from the Baxter International Foundation and the Association of University Programs in Health Administration, 2012
  • Mark V. Pauly, University of Pennsylvania Provost's Award for Distinguished Ph.D. Teaching and Mentoring, 2011-2012
  • Mark V. Pauly,  President of the American Society of Health Economics, 2012
  • Jean Lemaire, Wharton Undergraduate Excellence in Teaching Award, 2012
  • Patricia M. Danzon, Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, John M. Eisenberg Excellence in Mentorship Award, 2012

2011

  • Katja Seim, "Tough but we'll thank you in five years" MBA Core Teaching Award, 2011
  • Olivia S. Mitchell, 25 Most Influential People in 2011 (Investment Advisor Magazine), 2011
  • Judd B. Kessler, Roger Martin Award for Excellence in Business Economics, Harvard Business School, 2011
  • Jean Lemaire, Wharton Undergraduate Excellence in Teaching Award, 2011

2010

  • Joseph Gyourko, Excellence in Teaching Awardee, 2010
  • Katja Seim, Honorable Mention, Dick Wittink Best Paper prize, Quantitative Marketing and Economics, 2010
  • Olivia S. Mitchell, Retirement Income Industry Association Award for Achievement in Applied Retirement Research, 2010
  • Olivia S. Mitchell, Top 50 Women in Wealth, Wealth Management, 2010
  • Joseph Harrington, Honorable Mention for the Jerry S. Cohen Memorial Fund Writing Award for antitrust scholarship, 2010

2009

  • Ulrich Doraszelski, NFS Grant No. SES-0924380, "Collaborative Research: Measuring the Bias of Technological Change," with Jordi Jaumandreu, 2009-2011

2008

  • Michael Sinkinson, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Doctoral Fellowship, 2008-2011
  • Jean Lemaire, Elected honorary Chairman of ASTIN, 2008
  • Ulrich Doraszelski, Clark Fund, Harvard University, 2004 and, 2008
  • Kent Smetters, Undergraduate Teaching Award, The Wharton School, 2008
  • Jean Lemaire, Wharton Undergraduate Excellence in Teaching Award, 2008
  • Jean Lemaire, Wharton Hauck Award for Excellence in Teaching by a Tenured Faculty Member, 2008
  • Olivia S. Mitchell, Carolyn Shaw Bell Award of the Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession, 2008
  • Olivia S. Mitchell, Roger F. Murray First Prize - Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance, 2008

2007

  • Michael Sinkinson, Harvard University Fellowship, 2007-2012
  • Jean Lemaire, Wharton Undergraduate Excellence in Teaching Award, 2007
  • Joseph Harrington, ENRE Best Publication Award, INFORMS (Energy, Natural Resources and Environment Section), 2007
  • Olivia S. Mitchell, Fidelity Pyramid Research Institute Award, 2007
  • Howard Kunreuther, World Economic Forum, Davos, 2007-2013
  • Santosh Anagol, Finalist (top 5), Hamilton Project Policy Innovation Competition, 2007
  • Mark V. Pauly, John M. Eisenberg Excellence in Mentorship Award from the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, 2007
  • Mark V. Pauly, Distinguished Investigator Award from AcademyHealth, 2007
  • Mark V. Pauly, National Institute of Health Care Management Foundation's Research Award (with M. Kate Bundorf) for "Is Health Insurance Affordable for the Uninsured?" (Journal of Health Economics 2006), 2007

2006

  • David F Babbel, Critical Review of U.S. Actuarial Profession Advisory Panel, 2005-2006
  • Mark V. Pauly, Spencer Kimball Article Award (with Howard Kunreuther) from the Journal of Insurance Regulation for, 2006
  • Ulrich Doraszelski, NSF Grant No. SES-0617896, "Economic Impacts of Technological Innovations in Product Availability," with Julie Mortimer, 2006-2009
  • Ulrich Doraszelski, NSF Grant No. SES-0615615, "Collaborative Research on Dynamic Antitrust Policy: Predatory and Limit Pricing in a Model of Learning-by-Doing and Organizational Forgetting," with David Besanko, 2006-2008
  • Joseph Harrington, ENCORE Fellow (U. of Amsterdam), 2006
  • Jean Lemaire, Wharton Undergraduate Excellence in Teaching Award, 2006

2005

  • Katja Seim, Fletcher Jones Faculty Scholar, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, 2005
  • Howard Kunreuther, American Association of the Advancement of Science: AAAS Fellow, 2005
  • Olivia S. Mitchell, Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung Trans-Coop Program Research Award grant, 2005-2006
  • Kent Smetters, Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance (“The Q-Group”) Award, 2005
  • Kent Smetters, Smith-Richardson Foundation Research Grant, 2005
  • Judd B. Kessler, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2005-2008
  • Joseph Harrington, Fellow of the International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2005

2004

  • Jean Lemaire, Wharton Undergraduate Excellence in Teaching Award, 2004
  • Todd Sinai, Edwin S. Mills Best Paper Award for the best paper in Real Estate Economics, 2004
  • Kent Smetters, Smith-Richardson Foundation Research Grant, 2004
  • Kent Smetters, Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research Grant, 2004

2003

  • Kent Smetters, National Bureau of Economic Research, RRC Grants, 2003-2007
  • Olivia S. Mitchell, Premio Internazionale Dell'Istituto Nazionale Delle Assicurazioni, INA, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, Italy, ex aqueo Elsa Fornero, 2003
  • Santosh Anagol, Economic Growth Center Prize, Yale University, 2003-2007
  • David F Babbel, William G. Whitney Award for Distinguished Teaching, 2003

2002

  • David F Babbel, Valuation Tools Task Force, American Academy of Actuaries, 1997-2002
  • David F Babbel, Best Published Paper in North American Actuarial Journal, 2002
  • Ulrich Doraszelski, EARIE Young Economists' Essay Award, 2002
  • Kent Smetters, TIAA-CREF Paul A. Samuelson, Certificate of Excellence, 2002

2001

  • Todd Sinai, Housing and Urban Development (HUD)/AREUEA best paper in housing and urban development at the Annual AREUEA Conferences, 2001
  • Howard Kunreuther, Society for Risk Analysis: Distinguished Achievement Award, 2001
  • Neil A Doherty, Miller-Sherrerd MBA Core Teaching Award, 2001
  • Jean Lemaire, Elected Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries, 2001

2000

  • Jean Lemaire, Best feature paper award, Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2000
  • Kent Smetters, Robert C. Witt Award for the best paper published in the Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2000
  • Ulrich Doraszelski, Dissertation Research Fellowship, Center for the Study of Industrial Organization, Northwestern University, 2000-2001

1999

  • Ulrich Doraszelski, University Fellowship, Northwestern University, 1996-1997
  • Olivia S. Mitchell, Paul A. Samuelson Award for Scholarly Writing on Lifelong Financial Security, TIAA-CREF, 1999

1998

1997

  • David F Babbel, Graham and Dodd Award of Excellence, Association for Investment Management and Research, 1997
  • Neil A Doherty, Undergraduate Excellence in Teaching Award, 1997
  • Jean Lemaire, Clarence Arthur Kulp Memorial Award, American Risk and Insurance Association, 1997

1996

1995

  • Patricia M. Danzon, American Risk and Insurance Association, Award for Outstanding Article, for “Alternative Liability Regimes for Medical Injuries: Evidence from Simulation Analysis," August, 1995

1992

1991

1990

  • Elizabeth E. Bailey, Directors' Choice Award, National Women's Economic Alliance Foundation, 1990
  • Howard Kunreuther, Society for Risk Analysis: Outstanding Service Award, 1990
  • Joseph Harrington, Duncan Black Award for the Best Article in Public Choice, 1990

1989

  • David F Babbel, Best Feature Article, American Risk and Insurance Association, 1989

1988

  • Jean Lemaire, International INA-Lincei Prize, Italian Academy of Sciences, 1988

1987

  • Patricia M. Danzon, American Association of Risk and Insurance, Award for Outstanding Article, for “Compensation for Occupational Disease: Evaluating the Options,” Journal of Risk and Insurance, June, 1987
  • Patricia M. Danzon, American Risk and Insurance Association, Elizur Wright Award, for Medical Malpractice: Theory, Evidence and Public Policy, June, 1987
  • Jean Lemaire, Clarence Arthur Kulp Memorial Award, American Risk and Insurance Association, 1987

1986

  • Jean Lemaire, Ernst Meyer Prize, Geneva Association, 1986

1984

  • W. Bruce Allen, Miller-Sherrerd MBA Core Curriculum Teaching Award, 1984

1983

1980

  • Howard Kunreuther, Western Electric Fund Award, 1980

1978

  • David F Babbel, Beta Gamma Sigma (National Scholastic Honor Society of Business and Administration), 1978

1977

1976

  • David F Babbel, Fulbright Fellow, U.S. Office of Education, 1976-1977

1973

  • David F Babbel, Omicron Delta Epsilon (International Honor Society in Economics), 1973