Congratulations to @HSGStGallen job market candidate Fabricius Somogyi (PiF), who was just awarded the 8th Econ Job Market Best Paper Award by @UniCredit_PR Foundation (https://unicreditgroup.eu/en/unicreditfoundation/mediaroom/news/2021/closed-the-8th-econ-job-market-best-paper-award.html?intcid=INT-IG_CTA0018)! For more information, check out his website: https://sites.google.com/view/fabricius-somogyi
Benedikt Ballensiefen's (PiF) joint paper with Prof. Angelo Ranaldo on "Safe Asset Carry Trade" was accepted at the 2022 American Finance Association meetings in Boston, the 2021 European Finance Association meetings, the 2021 SFI Research Day, and the selective conference on “Money Markets in a New Era of Central Bank Policies” hosted by the Swedish House of Finance in Stockholm. Their paper won the 2021 BME Award for the Best Paper on Fixed Income Markets. Also, Benedikt won the SFI best discussant doctoral award at the SFI research days.
Alexander Bechtel’s (PiF) paper on "Quantitative Easing and Safe Asset Illusion" was accepted at the 2021 European Finance Association meetings.
Hannah Winterberg's (PEF) and Benedikt Ballensiefen's (PiF) paper on “Monetary Policy Disconnect” was accepted at the ECB-RFS Macro-Finance conference 2021, the 2021 European Finance Association meetings, and the 2021 SFI Research Day.
Fabricius Somogyi's (PiF) single-author job market paper on “Dollar Dominance in FX Trading” has been accepted for the 2022 American Finance Association meetings.