The Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute (IRRCi) has opened its seventh annual competition for research that examines the interaction between the real economy and investment theory. Practitioners and academics are invited to submit research papers by Friday, October 19, 2018, for consideration by a blue-ribbon panel of judges with deep finance and investment experience.
Two research papers – one academic and one practitioner – each will receive the 2018 IRRCi Research Award along with a $10,000 award. Winners will be announced in December 2018.
The blue ribbon panel of judges includes:
Robert Dannhauser, Head of Global Private Wealth Management, CFA Institute
James Hawley, Professor Emeritus of Economics and Senior Research Fellow, Elfenworks Center for Fiduciary Capitalism at St. Mary’s College and Head of Applied Research, TruValue Labs.
Erika Karp, Founder, CEO and Chair of the Board of Cornerstone Capital
Nell Minow, VEA Vice Chair
Award submissions are accepted online here. Submissions may be an original work created specifically for the IRRCi Research Award, or relevant unpublished papers, or papers that have been published after July 1, 2017.