Referees are a central part of the academic peer review process. They help to ensure that published papers meet the high standards of quality that the Economic Journal is aiming for, and they provide valuable feedback to authors in further improving their work.
The Economic Journal recognises the contribution of exceptional referees with its annual referee prize. The Journal is delighted to honour the following 14 referees who went beyond the call of duty during 2020:
Attila Ambrus, Duke University
Gadi Barlevy, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Brice Corgnet, Emlyon Business School
Danil Dmitriev, University of California, San Diego
Pablo Fajgelbaum, University of California, Los Angeles
James Fenske, University of Warwick
William Walker Hanlon, NYU Stern School of Business
Ines Moreno de Barreda, University of Oxford
Olivier Marie, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Giacomo Ponzetto, CREI, UPF, IPEG & Barcelona GSE
Daniel Quint, University of Wisconsin
Frank Schilbach, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Johannes Spinnewijn, London School of Economics
Roel van Veldhuizen, WZB Berlin.