Best paper award for Klaas Mulier

The European Commission rewards professor Mulier the Prize for best policy-relevant paper in financial research for his paper with Olivier De Jonghe and Thorsten Beck on ‘Bank Sectoral Concentration and (Systemic) Risk’.

A link to the paper can be found here: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2959273

In the picture, prof. Mulier and De Jonghe receive their prize from Vladimir Sucha (Director-General Joint Research Center, EC) and John Berrigan (left) (Deputy Director-General, DG FISMA, EC).

Jeroen Neckebrouck wins Vlerick Researcher of the Year Award 2017

From left to right: Dean Marion Debruyne, Jeroen Neckebrouck and Research Manager Eva Cools

Alongside Jeroen, professors Sophie Manigart, Kristof Stouthuysen and Veroniek Collewaert also took part. Incidentally, Veroniek won the award last time,” says Research Manager Eva Cools. “The interuniversity jury were full of praise about the achievements of all the candidates. During the evaluation, not only do we assess how their achievements tie in with our research strategy, we also evaluate the balance between academic research, applied research and teaching innovation. In the end, they chose Jeroen Neckebrouck.”