Awards, Grants, & Keynote Lectures
Ranked first among the about 4,500 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.
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, 2000-2001
The Role of Credit Rating Agencies in the International Economy.
Selected Keynote Lectures
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.