Justus Baron and Julia Schmidt won the FEEM Award 2012

Justus Baron, who defended his PhD thesis at Centre for industrial economics, MINES ParisTech - CERNA, was awarded the FEEM Award 2012 of the European Economic Association for his article « Technological Standardization, Endogenous Productivity and Transitory Dynamics », joint work with Julia Schmidt (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva).

This prestigious distinction is awarded every year to the three best papers presented by young economists at the annual conference of the EEA European Economic Association, spanning all economic disciplines.

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