Krisztina Kis-Katos receives Teaching Award for best PhD-course in the RTG 1723

The teaching award was based on student evaluations and was given for her course on "Applied Development Microeconometrics", held in summer 2018 for doctoral students of the Research Training Group on "Globalization and Development" (RTG 1723).

Oxford Göttingen conversation on Brexit

Christoph Weisser participated in a debate on Brexit between scholars of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes and students from the University of Oxford.

Further information can be found in an article of the Göttinger Tageblatt [Link]. The discussion is available as a podcast at University of Oxford Podcasts [Link] and iTunes [Link].

Elías Cisneros receives the Prize for best doctoral thesis at ZEF of the years 2014 to 2017

The Center for Development Research (ZEF) at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, and the "Friends of ZEF" awarded Elías Cisneros with the prize for the best dissertation at ZEF of the years 2014-2017. His dissertation titled "The impact of public policies on deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon" was honored for its detailed "multi-dimensional analysis and the elaboration of policy relevant conclusions."

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Robert Genthner received the Karl-Brandt-Preis

We are glad to announce that Robert Genthner received the Karl-Brandt-Preis of the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg for his master thesis on “The Impact of Foreign Investment Regulation in the Manufacturing Sector - Evidence from the Negative Investment List in Indonesia”.

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