Publishers' award

Publishers' award

Since 1996, the publisher Cappelen Akademisk Forlag has financed an award for best research contribution at the FIBE conference.

From FIBE 2012 the award has been jointly financed by the publishers Cappelen Damm Akademisk, Fagbokforlaget, Gyldendal Akademisk and Universitetsforlaget.

The prize is NOK 20,000 and is awarded during the conference. The award competition is open to researchers who are under 40 years of age on the application deadline date. In the event of multiple authors, all the authors must satisfy the age requirement.

A dedicated award committee, appointed by the NHH's Board, will assess the submitted research work.

Previous winners:

Assistant Professor Floris Tobias Zoutman, Department of Business and Management Science, NHH and Sanders Renes, Deparment of Business Economics, Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam:

As Easy as ABC? Multidimensional Screening in Public Finance


Associate Professor Bogdan Stacescu, Department of Finance, BI Norwegian Business School:

Collateral and Informed Screening During Banking Relationships


PhD Students Synne Almaas and Line Bystrøm, Department of Economics, NTNU:

Home Equity-Based Refinancing and Household Financial Difficulties: The Case of Norway


Assistant Professor Tyler Hull, Department of Finance, NHH:

Do local and international venture capitalists play well together? A study of international venture capital investments


PhD Student Burak Tunca, School of Business and Law, University of Agder:

“You are who your friends’ brands are”: Norwegian adolescents’ self-connections to peers’ brands


Associate Professor Lars Jacob Tynes Pedersen, Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law, NHH:

Investing with Brain or Heart? A Field Experiment on Responsible Investment


Associate Professor Kristoffer W. Eriksen, University of Stavanger:

Myopic risk-taking in tournaments


Professor Helge Thorbjørnsen, Department of Strategy and Management, NHH:

Reconsidering the Present Bias and Temporal Discounting: Consumers' (Unrealistic) Optimism About the Future


Adjunct Assistant Professor Jonas Gaudernack, Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law, NHH:

Cue Combinations in Control Risk Judgements


PhD Student Jon Bingen Sande, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management, Norwegian University of Life Sciences:

Common knowledge in buyer-supplier relationships and its moderating effects on the relationship between environmental uncertainty and relational contracts


PhD Student Helge A. Nordahl, Department of Finance and Management Science, NHH:

Valuation of Life Insurance Surrender and Exchange Options


Associate Professor Steen Koekebakker, Agder University College, and Professor Fred Espen Benth, University of Oslo:

Stochastic Modelling of Financial Electricity Contracts

PhD Student Trond Døskeland, Department of Finance and Management Science, NHH:

Strategic Asset Allocation for Countries with Depleting Natural Resources


No prize was awarded

The Academic Award Committee concluded that none of the received papers could be categorized as outstanding.


Associate Professor Mattias Hamberg, Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law, NHH:

When are Companies Taken Public? An Examination of Operating and Capital Market Performances


PhD Students Arne-Christian Lund and Fridthjof Ollmar, Department of Finance and Management Science, NHH:

Analysing Flexible load Contracts in the Energy Market


Associate Professor Jøril Mæland, Department of Finance and Management Science, NHH:

Valuation of an Irreversible Investment: Asymmetric Information about a Stochastic Investment Cost


Associate Professor Mette Bjørndal, Department of Finance and Management Science, NHH, and Professor Kurt Jörnsten, Department of Finance and Management Science, NHH:

Revenue Cap Regulation in a Deregulated Electricity Market - Effects on a Grid Company


Lecturer Ellen Katrine Nyhus, Agder University College:

Determinants of subjective discount rates and indifference thresholds


PhD Student Iver Bragelien, Department of Finance and Management Science, NHH:

Asset ownership and implicit contracts


Lecturer Kåre Sandvik, Buskerud University College and Professor Kjell Grønhaug, Department of Strategy and Management, NHH:

Do you know your customers? The moderating effect of market orientation


PhD Student Vidar Schei, Department of Organization Management, NHH and Professor Jørn Rognes, Department of Organization Management, NHH:

The Negotiators Dilemma: Choosing a Cooperative or an Individualistic Orientation?


PhD Student Bjørn Eraker, Department of Finance and Management Science, NHH:

Option pricing when the underlying asset follows a switching regime process