Applied Economics Students Awards

2019

  • Jiayi Bao – REER Best Student Paper Award Finalist, 2019
  • Caitlin GorbackUEA Best PhD Paper (Runner Up), 2019
  • Jiayi Bao – Mack Institute Research Fellowship, 2019
  • Mingli Zhong – Dissertation Fellowship from the Social Security Administration and the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, 2019
  • Mingli Zhong – Robert R. Nathan Fellowship, 2019
  • Mingli Zhong – “OregonSaves – An Analysis of Participating in State-Sponsored Retirement Plans”, Grant from U.S. Social Security Administration, 2019
  • Mingli Zhong – “The Effect of Default Retirement Savings on Credit Scores”, Grant from Wharton’s Boettner Center/Pension Research Council, 2019
  • Caitlin Gorback – OSU PhD Conference on Real Estate and Housing (Best Paper Award), 2019
  • Jiayi Bao – Wharton People Analytics Research Paper Competition Finalist, 2019

2018

2017

  • Mingli Zhong – “Understanding Retirement Plan Default Behavior”, Grant from Wharton’s Boettner Center/Pension Research Council, 2017
  • Jiayi Bao – Mack Institute Research Fellowship, 2017
  • Jiayi Bao – Emilie Louise Wells Fellowship, 2017
  • Jiayi Bao – Wharton People Analytics Research Paper Competition Finalist, 2017
  • Jiayi Bao – Wharton George James Travel Award, 2017

2016

  • Mingli Zhong – Wharton Risk Center Russell Ackoff Doctoral Student Fellowship, 2016
  • Jiayi Bao – Emilie Louise Wells Fellowship, 2016
  • Jiayi Bao – Mack Institute Research Fellowship, 2016
  • Jiayi Bao – Wharton Risk Center Russell Ackoff Doctoral Student Fellowship Award, 2016

2015

2014

  • Jiayi Bao – I.S.E.O. Summer School Scholarship, 2014
  • Jiayi Bao – The Agnes Reynolds Jackson Prize, 2014
  • Jiayi Bao – The Virginia Swinburne Brownell Prize in Political Economy, 2014
  • Jiayi Bao – Plenary Speaker at National Collegiate Research Conference, 2014

2013

  • Jiayi Bao – The DeGolier Prize for Academic Excellence, 2013

2010

  • Jiayi Bao – Lui & Wan Foundation Scholarship, 2010-2014

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