The SUERF/UniCredit & Universities Foundation Research Prize rewards outstanding papers, up to two prizes, submitted on a specific topic. The prize is open to papers completed within 12 months of the entry deadline by authors and co-authors who are citizens or residents/students in the EEA, Switzerland or other countries in which UniCredit is present, aged under 35 by the closing date of the competition. The winning papers are presented at a joint workshop.

2017 Prize Winners
Sergio de Ferra, Stockholm University, for his paper "External Imbalances, Gross Capital Flows and Sovereign Debt Crises", and Malin Gardberg, Erasmus University Rotterdam, for her paper "Linking net foreign portfolio debt and equity to exchange rate movements".

More about the foundation and the prize here.