Zabolis Partners awards scholarship to the team with the best Financial Economics research paper in 2018
Congratulations to our students Artyom Semianchuk, Jekaterina Polkovnikova, Aleksandra Koblence and Anastasiia Barbarenko, who will share a EUR 1500 scholarship from Zabolis Partners for the best research paper in Financial Economics 2018!
“We would like to credit the team for applying an innovative research technique and being insightful in data analysis and concise in interpreting the findings in their research paper Should we fear the news? The effect of the sentiment of news articles on the volatility of stocks,” said Zabolis representative Mindaugas Mazeikis during the award ceremony.
“We would also like to thank all the other teams for their high-quality work. It was a tough call to pick the winners as several research papers scored very high in all of the selection criteria,” admits Mazeikis.
The Financial Economics course is led by Associate Professor Anete Pajuste, who acknowledges that “the fact that students’ work would be read by industry professionals was a very good motivation for producing quality research.”