Awards, Grants and Honorific Public Lectures

Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association  2014 Carlos Diaz-Alejandro Prize

Listed in The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds, 2014, Thomson Reuters.

Highly Cited Researchers 2014 list, Thomson Reuters.

Doctor Honoris Causa , University of the Basque Country, Spain, 2013.

Foreign Policy’s Top 100 Global Thinkers of 2011.

Bloomberg Markets Most Influential 50

Council on Foreign Relations’ Arthur Ross Book Award for Time It’s Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly (with Kenneth S. Rogoff), September 2011.

Alice Gorlin Distinguished Award for Excellence in International Economics, 2011.

Florida International University’s Torch Award for Outstanding Achievement, 2011.

Ranked first among the about 8,000 Top Women Economists registered with Research Papers in Economics (RePec) 2007 (first time rankings are published) - present.

Paul A. Samuelson Award, TIAA-CREF Institute, 2010 for This Time It's Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly (with Kenneth S. Rogoff). (Princeton: Princeton University Press, September 2009).

Foreign Policy
's Top100 Global Thinkers of 2010.

The Aftermath of Financial Crises (with Kenneth S. Rogoff, AER) is selected by Essential Science IndicatorsSM from Thomson Reuters as a Fast-Moving Front Paper- (most-cited paper) in the research area of Economics & Business, September 2010.

Wealth Manager, The Top 50 Women in Wealth, May 3, 2010.

Wealth Manager "Strategist of the Month," December 2008.

Fear of Floating
(with Guillermo Calvo, QJE) is selected by Essential Science Indicators from Thompson Reuters as the Fast Breaking Paper (most cited paper) in Economics and Business, April 2004.

Teaching Awards, Department of Economics, University of Maryland, 1997 - 2001, 2004, 2009.

Biographee, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in Economics, and Who's Who in the World.

H.B. Earhart Fellow, Earhart Foundation, 1980.

President's Fellow, Columbia University, 1978 and 1979.
Phi Beta Kappa, Florida International University Chapter.
Outstanding Academic Achievement Award, Florida International University, 1978.


Sloan Foundation Grant, 2009-2011.
The History of International Financial Crises:  A Living Data Base, (with Kenneth Rogoff).

Smith Richardson Foundation Grant, 2009-2011.

National Science Foundation Grant No. 0849224, 2009-2011.
International financial crises cycles in  historical perspective,
(with Kenneth Rogoff).

Japan Center for International Political Economy, 2000-2001The Role of Credit Rating Agencies in the International Economy.
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Selected Honorific Public Lectures

Gallatin Lecture Series on Banking, New York University, November 2016 (planned)

Per Jacobsson Lecture, International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings, Lima, October 2015.

David Finch Lecture, University of Melbourne (planned).

Carlos Diaz Alejandro Prize Lecture, LACEA, Sao Paulo, November 2014.

Annual Bank Conference on Development Economics (ABCDE), World Bank, Washington, D.C., June  2014.

 Bernard Schwartz Distinguished Lecture, SAIS, Johns Hopkins University, April 2014.

Jan Tinbergen Lecture, Netherlands Royal Economic Society, October 2012.

 Walter E. Edge Lecture, Princeton University, May 2012.

Angelo Costa Lecture, XII, Rome, October 2011.

Bradbury Lecture, University of Florida, Gainesville, February 2012.

Carlos F. Díaz-Alejandro Lecture, ASCE, Washington DC, April 2011.

Alice Connor Gorlin Memorial Lecture, Detroit, 2011.

Economic Journal Lecture, Royal Economic Society, Surrey, 2010.

Keynote address, International Real Estate Capital Markets Conference, New York, 2008. Featured in CMBS Finance.

Keynote adress,  2nd Conference on Advances in Economics Research, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, 2006.

Keynote lecture at 75th Anniversary of the Central Bank of Turkey, Istanbul, 2006.

Plenary keynote lecture, African Economic Research Consortium, Nairobi, 2000