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2016 Summer School in Economics

“Innovation, New Trade, and New Growth”

Event dates: August 15 – 18th, 2016

Director: Philippe Aghion, Harvard University

Organizers: Balkanski-Panitza Institute for Advanced Study (BPIAS) and AUBG Business Club

The Balkanski-Panitza Institute for Advanced Study (BPIAS) is an international non-profit organization dedicated to
the promotion of innovation and excellence in sciences, technology, humanities and social studies. The Institute was established by prominent European and American academics gathered in Fourges, France, on 20 June 2011, under the inspiration of Dimi Panitza.

The goal of the institute is to promote outstanding research at institutions across Bulgaria, to enhance cooperation among disciplines and scholars, to create new opportunities and enhance perspectives in the areas of both sciences and social studies. To achieve this goal, BPIAS organizes (among other) a high-profile annual  Summer School in Economics.

The summer school will include a series of core lectures on Innovation, New Trade, and New Growth, as well as presentations on applied topics from leading industry experts.

List of speakers:

Philippe Aghion, Harvard University
Nina Budina, International Monetary Fund
Vessela Daskalova, University of Cambridge
Kalin Hristov, Bulgarian National Bank
Julian Kolev, SMU COX School of Business
Plamen Nenov, Norwegian Business School
Stefanie Stancheva, Harvard University
Nikolay Vassilev, Expat Capital

How to apply?

In order to apply you have to submit CV, motivational letter and research statement to Dr. Andrey Gurov at agurov (at) aubg (dot) edu

For more information, please visit the 2016 Summer School in Economics official website.

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