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The conference was a great success with the The Edgeworth Lecture given by Professor Markus Brunnermeier (Princeton University) on “The Euro and the Battle of Ideas, ” and the ESR guest lecture given by Professor Caroline Hoxby (Stanford University) on “Investing in Higher Education: Productivity, Markets and Information,”.
The 2016 Conniffe prize was awarded to Slava Rokicki (Harvard University) for her paper “Bias of Standard Errors in Difference in Difference analyses when the Number of Clusters is Small” , while the 2016 Novartis prize was awarded to Yuanyuan Ma (TILDA, TCD) and Anne Nolan (ESRI) for their paper titled “Public Healthcare Entitlements and Healthcare Utilisation among the Elderly in Ireland”.