Winners of the SIAF Award

We are pleased to announce that the twelfth SIAF Award of the Swiss Institute of International Studies was Swiss Institute of International Studies at the University of Zurich on 22 September 2020.


Dr. Niklas Möhring

for his dissertation at the Department of Management, Technology, and Economics at ETH Zurich

Reducing Pesticide Use Risks: An Economic Analysis.

The SIAF Award, sponsored by Ernst & Young AG, is endowed with CHF 10,000 and is awarded by an independent scientific jury.

The winning dissertation will address topics that are relevant for the understanding of political, economical, social and cultural relations in a global world. Furthermore, scientific soundness, an original and independent intellectual approach and innovative issues will characterize the thesis. For the SIAF Award in 2020, applications from graduates with a completed dissertation at the Faculty of Economics at the University of Zurich or the Department of Management, Technology and Economics at ETH Zurich were eligible.

<encoded_tag_closed />Reasoning of the jury