Doctoral Grant Recipients

2012

  • Prabhat Barnwal, School of International and Public Affairs, for research on welfare policies and hidden risks in an emerging economy
  • Aaron Baum, School of International and Public Affairs, for research titled “Microfinance-Based Distribution System for Health Commodities: Project to Expand Access to Micronutrient Powders in Rural Haiti”
  • Xian Huang, political science department, Columbia University, for research titled “Political Economy of Health: Risk and Income Redistribution in China’s Social Health Insurance”
  • Andres Liberman, Columbia Business School, for research on the effects of loan renegotiation, with evidence from credit card data. Read the working paper.
  • Zhi Liu, Columbia Business School, for research titled “Exonerating Leaders from Unethical behaviors for the Good of the Organization: Particularism versus Universalism in East Asian and North American Cultures”
  • Nicole Ngo, School of International and Public Affairs, for research on Nairobi’s industrial sector and the role of air quality regulations

2011

  • Jia Guo, Columbia Business School, for research titled “What Drives the Chinese Art Market? The Case of Elegant Bribery.” Download the paper.
  • Claudius Hildebrand, Columbia Business School, for research on the cultural construction of choice

2010

  • Aurelia Mok, for research on “Antecedents and Effects of Dual Cultural Identities of Chinese Immigrants in Australia.” Download the paper.
  • JaeBin Ahn for research on “The Great Trade Collapse and Trade Finance Premium”