Elena Mattana together with her coauthor Ettore Panetti won the 2nd SUERF/UniCredit & Universities Foundation Research Prize for the paper "A Dynamic Quantitative Macroeconomic Model of Bank Runs". The prize will be awarded during the SUERF/UniCredit & Universities Foundation workshop in Vienna on December 11.
Isabelle Thomas is awarded the "Chaire Francqui" at Universiteit Antwerpen. She will give a series of lectures on "Measuring and Modelling in Economic and Transport Geography: Challenges and Opportunities".
On December 9-12, Jacques Thisse will give a series of lectures on "Does space matter for Economic Theory" in the frame of the Graz Schumpeter Lectures (Karl-Franzens-Universiität Graz).