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Global Ranking Confirms Economics at Charles University in the Top 100

29 July, 2018

The recently published 2018 edition of the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (part of the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities) has confirmed Charles University's position among the top 100 universities in economics (and physics) again. The university therefore maintained its position from the previous year.

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Deadline for Visiting Master Applicants

21 July, 2018

For several years now, CERGE-EI has invited Master's students to spend a year studying in the PhD in Economics program within the Visiting Master Scheme which it runs jointly with the Institute of Economic Studies (IES) of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University.

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The Preparatory Semester Has Started

19 July, 2018

On July 16, the Preparatory Semester of the PhD program started. Students from 19 countries were invited to spend 6 weeks at CERGE-EI to strengthen their knowledge of mathematics, macroeconomics, and microeconomics. 

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Restud Tour Summarized

22 June, 2018

CERGE-EI was proud to host the Review of Economic Studies Tour (Restud Tour) on 10-11 May, 2018. More than 170 guests from 25 countries joined the event. The two days were filled with presentations of and discussions with the seven speakers, all PhD candidates from leading US universities, selected by the Review of Economic Studies as the most promising young economists. CERGE-EI in Prague was their second stop, preceded by the Queen Mary University of London, and followed by the University of Copenhagen.

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Congratulations to PhD and MA in Economics Graduates

7 June, 2018

The 2018 PhD and MA in Economics Graduation Ceremony took place on Friday, 1 June at 11:00 in the historic halls of Schebek Palace. Opening remarks were given by the Ambassador of the United States to the Czech Republic, Mr. Stephen B. King; member of the CERGE-EI Foundation Board, Susan Walton; and the co-founder of CERGE-EI and Director of the Center on Global Economic Governance at Columbia University, Prof. Jan Švejnar. 

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