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The Research Centre International Economics FIW is a project of WIFO, wiiw and WSR on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs. The FIW cooperation with the Vienna University of Economics and Business, the University Vienna, the Johannes Kepler University Linz and the University of Innsbruck is supported by the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research.

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Call for Papers: FIW Award for Master thesis in International Economics

The Research Center International Economics announces the "FIW Award" worth up to an amount of € 3,000.00, which will be awarded to young female scientists.

The prize is intended for qualified female scientists up to the age of 35, who have written their master's theses (or diploma theses) at an Austrian university in the field of "International Economics" or to Austrian citizens who have completed their master's or diploma thesis at a university wrote abroad
The aim of the "FIW Award" is to make outstanding master theses and diploma theses of women visible and rewarded. Women should be motivated to pursue a career in science.
The total price of € 3,000.00 can be divided among several young female scientists.

In particular, theoretical, empirical and economic policy master theses and diploma theses are funded in the following subject areas:

International Macroeconomics, Foreign Trade, European Integration, International Trade, International Competition, Direct Investment, Migration, International Economic Development, Multinational Enterprises, Development Economics, Globalization, International Trade and Financial Institutions, Exchange Rate Regimes and International Financial Markets and similar topics.

Only master's thesis or diploma thesis (assessment date) completed between 1 January 2017 and  15 November 2018 qualify for consideration.


Please send submissions including master thesis and CV (pdf-Format) to:

Deadline: 15 November 2018

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