Dr. Richard Bluhm
Dr. Richard Bluhm wins the KfW Prize for Excellence in Applied Development Research. The prize is awarded during the annual meeting of the development economics committee of the German Economics Association (VfS). His dissertation titled "Growth Dynamics and Development. Essays in Applied Econometrics and Political Economy" was awarded the first prize in the category "young researcher".
Every year four young researchers receive recognition for their work. The prize honors academic work combining original research and practical relevance.