Malcolm P. Baker: Nominated for the 2006 Smith Breeden Prize for the Best Finance Research Paper Published in the Journal of Finance for his paper with Jeffrey Wurgler, "Investor Sentiment and the Cross Section of Stock Returns" (August 2006).
Lauren H. Cohen: Won the 2006 Barclays Global Investors Best Paper Prize, Asset Allocation Symposium, European Finance Association, for the paper with Breno Schmidt, “Attracting Flows by Attracting Big Clients” (Journal of Finance, October 2009).
Lauren H. Cohen: Won the 2006 First Prize in the Chicago Quantitative Alliance Academic Paper Competition for the paper (with Andrea Frazzini) "Economic Links and Predictable Returns" (Journal of Finance, August 2008).
Lauren H. Cohen: Won the 2006 BSI Gamma Foundation Grant, Firm Characteristics and Investment Management for the paper (with Andrea Frazzini) "Economic Links and Predictable Returns" (Journal of Finance, August 2008).
Lauren H. Cohen: Won a 2006 Whitebox Grant for Research in the Behavioral Sciences.
Malcolm P. Baker: Winner of the 2005 Glucksman Prize from the Glucksman Institute for Research in Security Markets Prize at New York University. Also won Second Place in 2003 and 2010.
Joshua D. Coval: Winner of the 2005 Smith Breeden Prize for Best Paper in the Journal of Finance for "Do Behavioral Biases Affect Prices?" (with Tyler Shumway, February 2005).
Josh Lerner: Named One of the 50 Most Influential People in Intellectual Property by Managing Intellectual Property magazine in 2005.
Josh Lerner: Nominated for the Smith Breeden Prize for Outstanding Paper published in the Journal of Finance in 2003, 2004, and 2005.
Luis M. Viceira: Winner of the 2005 Graham and Dodd Award for Excellence in Financial Writing from the Financial Analysts Journal and the CFA Institute for "The Term Structure of the Risk-Return Tradeoff" (with John Y. Campbell, January/February 2005).