C-Quadrat Award is given for the best student work on Asset Management and Pension Economics. The C-Quadrat Student Award has been established in collaboration with C-Quadrat Ampega Armenia and is generously supported by the company (AMD200,000). The C-Quadrat Student Award aims to create student interest in research on topics in applied economics and establish high quality-standards for student-research across Armenia and the region.

Robert Yenokyan (AUA BAB ‘18) has won the C-Quadrat Student Award on Asset Management and Pension Economics for his Capstone Honors Thesis presented at the Armenian Economic Association 2018 conference, held June 15-16, 2018. The thesis titled “Developing a Framework for Forecasting Financial Time Series Using Wavelet-LSTM Hybrid Model” was supervised by Dr. Gayane Barseghyan, Assistant Professor at the Manoogian Simone College of Business and Economics (CBE).

Yana Hovsepyan (American University of Armenia) and Arman Zhamharyan (Goethe University of Frankfurt) each won a C-Quadrat Award during the Student Workshop ‘Asset Management and Pension Economics’ held virtually on August 28, 2020.