Bram De Rock (ECARES, Université Libre de Bruxelles and ECORE), Laurens Cherchye (KU Leuven) and Frederic Vermeulen (Tilburg University) have been awarded the VVE prize. The society for Flemish economists (Vereniging voor Vlaamse Economisten) grants this two yearly award to the best paper written by Flemish economists under the age of 35.
Research Council Award of the Humanities and Social Science Group
Honorary Senior Research Associate at University College London
Research Council Award is awarded in each group in recognition and stimulation of promising young researchers from KU Leuven. The 2012 Research Council Award is awarded to Bram De Rock of the Humanities and Social Science Group, Bert Vercnocke of the Science, Engineering and Technology Group and Bram-Ernst Verhoef of the Biomedical Sciences Group.