In celebration of its 50th anniversary, the Central Bank of Brazil has launched the Central Bank Economics and Finance Award. In its first edition the award welcomes papers on monetary policy. The top three papers will receive a cash prize of 20,000 reais ($5,000), 10,000 reais ($2,500), and 5,000 reais ($1,250). The submissions are open from March 15 to April 15, 2016, and the results will be released on August 1, 2016.
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