Josh Lerner: Second Place Winner of the 2009 Fama-DFA Prize for the Best Paper Published in the Journal of Financial Economics in the Areas of Capital Markets and Asset Pricing for his paper with Paul Gompers, Anna Kovner, and David Scharfstein, "Venture Capital Investment Cycles: The Impact of Public Markets" (May 2008).
Josh Lerner: Winner of the 2009 PROSE Award for Professional and Scholarly Excellence in the Business, Finance, and Management category for Boulevard of Broken Dreams: Why Public Efforts to Boost Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Have Failed and What to Do About It (Princeton University Press, 2009). This award is given by the Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division of the Association of American Publishers to recognize landmark works in a field of scholarship.
Christopher J. Malloy: Winner of Institute for Quantitative Investment Research (INQUIRE) Grant in 2009 for "Decoding Inside Information" (NBER Working Paper Series, No. 16454, October 2010) with Lauren Cohen and Lukasz Pomorski.
Nicolas P. Retsinas: Named by Builder Magazine in 2009 as one of the top 30 innovators in the house building industry in the past 30 years.
Carliss Y. Baldwin: Received the 2008 Distinguished Speaker Award from the Technology Management Section of INFORMS.
Lauren H. Cohen: Won the 2008 Smith Breeden Prize for a distinguished paper in the Journal of Finance for his paper with Andrea Frazzini, “Economic Links and Predictable Returns” (Journal of Finance, August 2008).
Mihir A. Desai: Won with C. Fritz Foley the 2008 Pearson/Prentice Hall Prize for Best Paper in Financial Management for their paper (with James R. Hines Jr.) "Dividend Policy inside the Multinational Firm" (2007).
C. Fritz Foley: Won with Mihir A. Desai the 2008 Pearson/Prentice Hall Prize for Best Paper in Financial Management for their paper (with James R. Hines Jr.) "Dividend Policy inside the Multinational Firm" (2007).
Kenneth A. Froot: Awarded the 2008 Witt Award of the American Risk and Insurance Association for his article, "Risk Management, Capital Budgeting, and Capital Structure Policy for Insurers and Reinsurers" (Journal of Risk and Insurance 74, no. 2, June 2007).
Nicolas P. Retsinas: Inducted into the Affordable Housing Hall of Fame in 2008 by Affordable Housing Finance to recognize his outstanding achievement in the housing industry.