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2011 Working Paper Competition

The winners of the two prizes in the 2011 Working Paper Competition were announced at ECGI's General Assembly held in Amsterdam on 8 April 2011.

The Standard Life Investments Finance Prize

The €5,000 prize for the best paper in the Finance series
is sponsored by the leading investment company
Standard Life Investments.

The winning paper:
Yesterdays Heroes: Compensation and Creative Risk-Taking
ECGI Finance Working Paper No. 285/2010
The winning authors of this paper are Ing-Haw Cheng, University of Michigan (Ross), Harrison Hong, Princeton University and NBER, Jose Scheinkman, Princeton University and NBER
The presentation was made by Guy Jubb, Head of Governance and Stewardship at Standard Life Investments. Click the start button on the video to the right to view the acceptance speech by Harrison Hong

The Allen & Overy Law Prize

The €5,000 prize for the best paper in the Law series
is sponsored by the international legal practice
Allen & Overy.

The winning authors of this paper is Christian Leuz, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Wharton Financial Institutions Center, NBER and ECGI
The presentation was made by Marc Feider, Senior Partner at Allen & Overy Luxembourg. Click the start button to view the acceptance speech by Christian Leuz

For further details of these prestigious prizes, see: