Two recipients of AUFF Starting Grants at the Department

Anil Kumar and Similan Rujiwattanapong from Department of Economics and Business Economics have both received an Assistant Professor Starting Grant from the AU Research Foundation (AUFF).

2017.11.10 | Birgitte Højklint Nielsen

AUFF

Anil Kumar

Similan Rujiwattanapong

Anil Kumar has received an Assistant Professor Starting Grant of DKK 1,394,000 from the AU Research Foundation (AUFF). The grant will be used to create an interdisciplinary environment within the fields of finance and real estate. This will be done by hiring a postdoctoral researcher, acquiring new data, visiting other experts, and by organizing focused seminars on this topic.

Similan Rujiwattanapong has received an Assistant Professor Starting Grant of DKK 1,450,000 from the AU Research Foundation (AUFF). The grant will be used to establish a research group in the intersection of the areas of macroeconomics, labour market dynamics, and public policy. This will be done by appointing a junior researcher specialising in this direction, organising a workshop with local and leading international participants, contributing to the Department seminar series by inviting international researchers relevant to the new research group, and acquiring new data sets.

Congratulations to both of you!

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