Business, Government and the International Economy

2013

  • Rawi E. Abdelal: Received the 2012 Charles M. Williams Award for Excellence in Teaching.

  • Rawi E. Abdelal: Received the 2013 Robert F. Greenhill Award.

  • Catherine S. M. Duggan: Received the 2013 Charles M. Williams Award for Excellence in Teaching.

  • Catherine S. M. Duggan: Received the 2013 HBS Student Association Faculty Award for Outstanding Teaching in the Required Curriculum.

  • David A. Moss: Received the HBS Student Association Faculty Teaching Award in 2013. Also received this award in 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, and 2010.

  • J. Gunnar Trumbull: Received the 2013 Charles M. Williams Award for Excellence in Teaching.

  • J. Gunnar Trumbull: Received the 2013 HBS Student Association Faculty Award for Outstanding Teaching in the Required Curriculum.

2012

  • Rawi E. Abdelal: Received the 2012 HBS Student Association Faculty Award for Outstanding Teaching in the Required Curriculum.

  • Aldo Musacchio: Winner of the 2012 Gerry Feldman Prize for the Best Research Article Published by Young Scholars in the Financial History Review during 2010–2011, sponsored by the European Association of Banking and Financial History, for the paper with André C. Martínez Fritscher, "Endowments, Fiscal Federalism, and the Cost of Capital for States: Evidence from Brazil, 1891-1930" (April 2010).

  • Aldo Musacchio: Winner of the 2012 Manuel Espinosa Yglesias Prize for the best paper or book on banking, awarded by the Centro de Estudios Espinosa Yglesias, for the paper with Stephen Haber, “These Are the Good Old Days: Foreign Entry and the Mexican Banking System."

  • Aldo Musacchio: Winner of the 2012 Academic Merit Award from the Alumni Association of the Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico.

  • Sophus A. Reinert: Awarded the 2012 EAEPE-Myrdal Prize for Translating Empire: Emulation and the Origins of Political Economy (Harvard University Press, 2011).

  • Sophus A. Reinert: Awarded the 2012 George L. Mosse Prize for Translating Empire: Emulation and the Origins of Political Economy (Harvard University Press, 2011).

  • Sophus A. Reinert: Awarded the 2012 Joseph J. Spengler Prize for the best book in the history of economics for Translating Empire: Emulation and the Origins of Political Economy (Harvard University Press, 2011).

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Semi-finalist for the 2012 Krooss Dissertation Prize in Business History from the Business History Conference.

  • Matthew C. Weinzierl: Excellence in Peer Review, Journal of Public Economics, 2012. Awarded by Elsevier and the Editors of the Journal.

2011

  • Rawi E. Abdelal: Received the 2011 Apgar Award for Innovation in Teaching.

  • Aldo Musacchio: Winner of the Prize for the Best Paper Presented at the Strategic Management Society Special Conference in 2011 for his paper with Sergio G. Lazzarini, “Leviathan as a Minority Shareholder: BNDES’ Equity Purchases and Firm Performance in Brazil, 1995–2003” (Harvard Business School Working Paper, No. 11–073, January 2011.)

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received the 2011 John Anson Kittredge Educational Fund Grant.

  • Eric D. Werker: Received an Open Society Institute Grant for Economic Advising in Liberia for 2010-2011.

2010

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received a 2009-2010 Bankard Fund for Political Economy Predoctoral Fellowship from the University of Virginia.

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received the 2010 Henry Belin du Pont Dissertation Fellowship from the Center for the History of Business, Technology, and Society at the Hagley Museum and Archive in Wilmington, Delaware.

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received the 2010 Sonnedecker Grant for Visiting Research in the History of Pharmacy at University of Wisconsin, Madison.

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received the 2010 Thomas H. Critchlow Dissertation Research Award given by the Policy History Conference.

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received a 2010 Tobin Project Summer Research Grant.

  • Eric D. Werker: Awarded the 2010 Marvin Bower Fellowship to support research by outstanding scholars.

2009

  • David A. Moss: Received the 2009 Charles M. Williams Award for Excellence in Teaching.

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received a 2009 Alfred D. Chandler Travel Fellowship from Harvard Business School for travel to Bocconi University.

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received a 2009 Huskey Travel Grant from the Corcoran Department of History at the University of Virginia.

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Selected for the 2009 Business History Conference Oxford Journals Dissertation Colloquium in Business History.

2008

  • Laura Alfaro: Named a Young Global Leader 2008 by the World Economic Forum. The honor, bestowed annually, recognizes leaders in business, government, academia, and the media—below the age of 41—for their professional accomplishments, their commitment to society, and their potential to contribute to shaping the future of the world.

  • Lakshmi Iyer: Received the 2007-2008 Excellence in Refereeing Award from the American Economic Review.

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received the December 2008 Henry Belin du Pont Research Grant from the Hagley Museum and Library.

  • Matthew C. Weinzierl: Review of Economic Studies Tour, 2008. Presented the paper "The Surprising Power of Age-Dependent Taxes,” published in the Review in October, 2011.

2007

  • Laura Phillips Sawyer: Received the 2005-2008 Corcoran Department of History Graduate Fellowship from the University of Virginia.

2006

  • Lakshmi Iyer: Winner of the Inaugural Michael Wallerstein Award in 2006 for Best Article from the Political Economy Section of the American Political Science Association for "History, Institutions and Economic Performance: the Legacy of Colonial Land Tenure Systems in India" (with Abhijit Banerjee, American Economic Review, September 2005).

  • David A. Moss: Received the 2005-2006 The Robert F. Greenhill Award.

2005

  • Eric D. Werker: Awarded a Pre-doctoral Fellowship in the Economics of National Security from the National Bureau of Economic Research for 2004-2005.

2004

  • Rawi E. Abdelal: Received the 2004 HBS Student Association Faculty Award for Outstanding Teaching in the Required Curriculum.

  • David A. Moss: Winner of the 2004 Kulp-Wright Book Award for When All Else Fails: Government as the Ultimate Risk Manager (Harvard University Press, 2002), presented by the American Risk and Insurance Association for the book considered to be the most influential text published on the economics of risk management and insurance.

2002

  • Rawi E. Abdelal: Winner of the 2002 Marshall Shulman Prize for Outstanding Book on International Relations for National Purpose in the World Economy: Post-Soviet States in Comparative Perspective (Cornell University Press, 2001).

  • Rawi E. Abdelal: Received the 2002 Robert F. Greenhill Award.

2001

  • Eric D. Werker: Awarded a Harvard Department of Economics Fellowship for 2000-2002.

2000

1999

  • David A. Moss: Winner of the Editors' Prize for the Best Article of 1999 from American Bankruptcy Law Journal for "The Rise of Consumer Bankruptcy: Evolution, Revolution, or Both" (with Gibbs A. Johnson, spring 1999).

1998

  • Rawi E. Abdelal: Winner of the Harrison Prize for Best Article Published in Political Studies during 1998 for "The Politics of Monetary Leadership and Followership: Stability in the European Monetary System Since the Currency Crisis of 1992" (June 1998).

1981

1978

  • Richard H.K. Vietor: Received the 1978 Harvard-Newcomen Postdoctoral Research Fellowship.

  • Richard H.K. Vietor: Received the National Endowment for the Humanities Research Fellowship in 1977.