RBA Has Announced Winners of 2016 RBA/ESA Economics Competition
OREANDA-NEWS. The Reserve Bank of Australia is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 RBA/ESA Economics Competition for undergraduate students at an accredited Australian university. The competition was run in conjunction with ESA and the UNSW Economics Society.
Students were asked how a low interest rate environment might affect conventional monetary policy transmission channels, and to discuss alternative economic policy options.
Congratulations to our winners:
- First prize ($2,000): Elizabeth Baldwin, University of Queensland
- Second prize ($1,000): Shaun Ji-Thompson, University of Queensland
- Best essay from a first year student ($500): Timothy Grey, University of Sydney