Herbert Simon Award

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Herbert Simon Award
Awarded for Outstanding contribution to business and management research, effect on the College's research directions.
Country Hungary, Budapest
Presented by Rajk László College for Advanced Studies
First awarded 2005
Website http://rajk.eu/herbert-simon-award/

The Herbert Simon Award was established in 2004 by the Rajk László College for Advanced Studies. It is given annually to an outstanding scholar in the field of business and management, whose works have contributed to the understanding or solving of practical business problems and had a substantial influence, over a long period of time, on the studies and intellectual activity of the students of the college.

This award is given by students of the college, decided on whom they rated the highest. The students select the nominees and vote for the prize-winner in the Assembly of the college, after a review and debate regarding the selected names.

Recipients[edit]

The award was given to the following scholars:[1]

Year Awardee Institution Nationality
2005 James G. March[2] Stanford University  United States
2006 Henry Mintzberg McGill University  Canada
2007 Michael C. Jensen Harvard University  United States
2008 Robert M. Grant Bocconi University  United States
2009 C. K. Prahalad University of Michigan Ross School of Business  India
2010 Håkan Håkansson BI Norwegian School of Management  Norway
2011 David Teece[3] University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business  New Zealand
2012 Pankaj Ghemawat[4] IESE Business School  India
2013 Aswath Damodaran[5] NYU Stern School of Business  India
2014 Clayton M. Christensen[6] Harvard Business School  United States
2015 Erik Brynjolfsson[7] MIT Sloan School of Management  United States
2016 Jeffrey Pfeffer Stanford University  United States

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Díjaink". Rajk László College for Advanced Studies. Retrieved 15 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "James March - About". Stanford Political Science faculty. Retrieved 18 April 2015. 
  3. ^ "Biography". David J. Teece. Retrieved 18 April 2015. 
  4. ^ "Prof. Pankaj Ghemawat". Coursera. Retrieved 18 April 2015. 
  5. ^ "2013 awardee of the Herbert Simon-award". Rajk László College for Advanced Studies. Archived from the original on 15 October 2013. Retrieved 15 October 2013. 
  6. ^ "Clayton M. Christensen receives Herbert Simon Award". Official Page of Rajk CfAS's Herbert Simon Award. Retrieved 12 November 2014. 
  7. ^ "Tömegek munkáját veszik majd el a robotok". Index.hu. Retrieved 19 May 2015. 

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