Research Fellow Rachel Griffith has won the 2014 Birgit Grodal Award, made in every even year to a 'European-based female economist who has made a significant contribution to the economics profession'.
Robert Gordon
CEPR Research Fellow Robert J. Gordon of Northwestern University has been named a Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association. Not more than four such awards are made in any one calendar year to economists of high distinction in the United States and Canada.
Richard Portes, President of CEPR, has been appointed as the inaugural holder of the Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Chair in European Economic and Monetary Integration at the European University Institute. He will take up this post from September 2014 on a part-time basis while continuing at London Business School, where he is Professor of Economics.
This CEPR book shares the results of a series of policy-oriented think pieces on energy policy. The chapters deal with various facets of the energy policy challenges Europe as a region and European countries are likely to face in the foreseeable future.
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