Leamer-Rosenthal Prizes Nomination Process
2016 Nomination Process
The window for 2016 nominations is now open.
We will be accepting nominations until Friday September 16, 2016.
2015 Nomination Process
The 2015 window for nominations is now closed. Meet the 2015 Recipients here.
Prize Guidelines: Available for download here.
Total Prize Money Available: $60,000 for Emerging Researchers, $20,000 for Leaders in Education
Individual Prizes: $10,000-$15,000 for Emerging Researchers, $10,000 for Leaders in Education
Nomination Deadline: 11:59 PM (US Pacific Time) Wednesday September 30, 2015
Entries were judged by an expert, interdisciplinary review committee that consisted of Edward Miguel, PhD, Oxfam Professor in Environmental and Resource Economics, Department of Economics, UC Berkeley, and Faculty Director of the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA); Arthur Lupia, PhD, Professor of Political Science at the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor and co-founder of DA-RT (Data Access and Research Transparency); Courtney Soderberg, PhD, Statistical Consultant at the Center for Open Science; Kevin M. Esterling, PhD, Professor of Political Science and Dean of the Graduate Division at UC Riverside; Neil Malhotra, PhD, Professor of Political Economy at the Stanford Graduate School of Business; Paul Romer, PhD, Professor of Economics at New York University; Bobbie Spellman, PhD, Professor of Psychology at University of Virginia School of Law; and Leif Nelson, PhD, Professor of Business Administration and Marketing, UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.