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).