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Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance (CERF)

 

CERF Funding for Research Projects Over £10,000

Academic staff employed by the University of Cambridge are eligible to apply for this funding providing their research has finance as a central component of their research. CERF grants support research and study into all aspects of finance, financial institutions, and financial markets, and their relationship with the performance of the economy.

All applications for funding must be made formally, and in full, using the application form below.

The application deadlines are 1 March and 31 July. The complete applications will be considered by the CERF Managers who meet in May and October.

No application will be considered by the Managers unless the application is completed correctly and two referee reports have been returned.

To apply, please fill in the CERF Research Grant Application Form.

Information regarding research projects with budgets less than £10 000 can be found here. Please note that there are no application deadlines for these grants.

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PhD advisor and co-author of CERF post-doc Xinyu Hou wins Nobel Prize in Economics

11 October 2022

Philip H Dybvig from Washington University is (joint with Bernanke and Diamond) a recipient of this year’s Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his research on banks and financial crises. Prof. Dybvig is the former PhD advisor of Dr Xinyu Hou who is currently a post-doctoral researcher at the Cambridge Endowment...