Research Centre ´´Poverty, Equity and Growth in Developing Countries´´

Prof. Dr. Marcela Ibañez-Diaz honored with Research Prize of Lower Saxony 2014

The junior professor Marcela Ibañez-Diaz, since 2009 at the CRC 'Poverty, Equity and Growth' as junior group leader, received the Research Prize of Lower Saxony 2014. Prof. Dr. Ibañez-Diaz?s research fields are the effects of incentives, norms and institutions in developing countries, which are also of relevance in development policies. Especially her research in the field of drug traffic in developing countries is internationally renowned.
The Research Prize of Lower Saxony honors excellent researchers, who additionally contributed substantially to the academic development of Lower Saxony. The prize money is 20,000 Euro.