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Class of 2020 Undergraduate Prizes

Congratulations to the following Columbia 2020 graduates who have received prizes from the Economics department. Learn more about undergraduate prizes in the department of Economics here.

Sanford S. Parker Prize

The Parker Prize is awarded to a Columbia College senior going on to graduate study in economics who shows promise of doing original work and has already demonstrated boldness of thought and a commitment to excellence, whose interests are wide, heart kind, and spirit generous.

Yankang (Bennie) Chen

 

 

 

Leo Goldman

Leo Goldman

 

 

GS Dean’s Prize in Economics

The GS Dean’s Prize is awarded to the graduating GS student who has made significant contributions to the intellectual life of the Department and shows the greatest potential as an economist.

Olivia Hartzell

Olivia Hartzell

 

 

 

David Estabrook Romine Prizes

The two Romine Prizes are prizes that are awarded annually to two members of the graduating class (CC or GS) who majored or joint majored in economics. One prize is awarded to the student who wrote the best paper in a senior seminar. The other prize is awarded to the student who wrote the best senior thesis.

Rebecca Cai

Rebecca Cai (Senior thesis)

 

 

 

Linas Nasvytis

Linas Nasvytis (Senior seminar)

 

 

Departmental Honors in Economics

Each spring the department nominates several of our graduating seniors for departmental honors. The college makes the final decision as to which students will receive honors. Nominees must have a GPA of at least 3.7, receive a grade of at least A-  in GU4999 Senior Honors Thesis and be an Economics or Financial Economics Major.

Rebecca CaiRebecca Cai

 

 

 

Yankang (Bennie) Chen

 

 

 

Leo Goldman

Leo Goldman

 

 

 

Olivia Hartzell

Olivia Hartzell

 

 

 

Julia Hewitt

Julia Hewitt

 

 

 

John Kadlick

John Kadlick

 

 

 

Felipe Pombal Fritsch

Felipe Pombal Fritsch

 

 

 

Neel Puri

Neel Puri

 

 

 

Jerry Shi

Yifan (Jerry) Shi

 

 

 

Parker Summer Research Prize

Matthew Esche

Matthew Esche

 

 

 

Kiara Alexandra Ordonez Olzabal

Kiara Alexandra Ordonez Olzabal

 

 

 

Giovanni Topa

GS Summer Research Prize

Philipp Eibl

Philipp Eibl

 

 

 

SeHyun (Shawn) Park

SeHyun (Shawn) Park

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