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Credit Suisse Event at the 2020 WEF

Attend the Credit Suisse Event at the 2020 edition of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on
January 21-24, 2020.

“The Credit Suisse Research Institute is focused on topics that will shape the future of the financial industry in particular and the economy in general. It is fundamental that we listen to and understand the views and ideas of young students and graduates. I am looking forward to exciting contributions from students on the future of digital currencies”

- Urs Rohner
Chairman of the Board of Directors,
Credit Suisse Group AG

Co-author Publications

Collaborate and co-author upcoming publications with the Credit Suisse Research Institute.

CSRI Academy

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"The Future of GDP"

Honorable Mentions

The authors of the next 10 best submissions from Stage Two participants.

  • Certificate

    A certificate detailing participation and achievements in the challenge signed by the Credit Suisse Research Institute and the Chairman of the Academic Review Board (ARB).

  • CSRI Academy

    Be part of the CSRI Academy and benefit even more from the Challenge.

  • Co-Author

    Opportunities to co-author papers with the Credit Suisse Research Institute.

Stage 2 Participants

The exclusive set of authors selected to take part in Stage Two (approximately 20).

CSRI Academy

Be invited to the CSRI Academy and enjoy its exclusive benefits.

Career Advice

Receive expert career advice from Project Firefly

“The opportunity to work with Professor Michael Bordo was an amazing experience for me because he just made me think about the problem in a way that I hadn’t before and he gave me extremely useful feedback."

- Stefani Kostadinova

2016 Winner of the CSRI Academy Challenge

CSRI Academy

The Credit Suisse Research Institute Academy is building an exclusive think tank comprising of bright minded students and recent graduates to collaborate with on a broad set of topics offering them outstanding opportunities to engage with renowned thought leaders, be mentored, build their network and develop their career prospects.