EACES Award 2016 The best doctoral dissertation in comparative economic systems and economics of transition

The European Association for Comparative Economic Studies (EACES) invites proposals for ‘EACES Award 2016′ for the best doctoral dissertation in the fields of comparative economics and economics of transition. The winner will receive a prize of Euro 1000.
Moreover, EACES will provide assistance to enable the winner to publish his dissertation in book form.
The award will be given to the work that in the opinion of the jury has the greatest
potential to impact the field of comparative economic studies in the future. Both theoretical and empirical contributions are appropriate. They may investigate any area covered by the research sponsored by EACES including comparative analysis of different economic systems, evolution of economic systems and institutions, and the transition from central plan to market economy.
It is a condition of the award that the winner presents her or his work in the form of a
short lecture to the plenary session of the 13th EACES conference to be held in Regensburg, Germany, in the autumn of 2016. (Travel costs are to be covered by the Euro 1000 award).