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2016 Canadian Women Economists Network Young Researcher Prize Goes to Dr. Svetlana Demidova

Congratulations to Dr. Svetlana Demidova of the Department of Economics for being awarded the 2016 Canadian Women Economists Network/Réseau de Femmes Économistes (CWEN/RFÉ) Young Researcher Prize.

Aug 19, 2016

The CWEN/RFÉ Young Researcher Prize is awarded every two years in recognition of research excellence by a young woman economist. 

Svetlana has five publications in the top journal in her field, the Journal of International Economics (with a sixth revise and resubmit), as well as publications in other top general interest journals such as International Economics Review, Economics Letters, American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, and Journal of International Trade and Economic Development. The selection committee cited Svetlana’s contribution to the research in international trade highlighting the role of firm heterogeneity, as well as with her collaborative work with various co-authors, indicating her work influences research agendas beyond her own.