Awards 2017

2017 Award Announcement

The Commodity & Energy Markets Association (CEMA) is proud to announce the winners of the two best paper prizes:

 General Prize Award  (500 €)

Harvesting Commodity Styles : An Integrated Framework

Adrian Fernandez-Perez
Auckland University of Technology

Ana-Maria Fuertes
Cass Business School

Joelle Miffre
Audencia Business School

 PhD Prize Award (500 €)

The Meaning of Efficiency in Commodity Futures Markets

Etienne Borocco
University Paris Dauphine 



Call for prize submissions (closed):

Two Best-Paper Awards, each worth 500 GBP, will be announced in the forthcoming months. One is awarded to the best paper presented (and authored) by a PhD student; the other is awarded to the best paper presented by any conference participant.

If you wish to be considered for any of these two prizes, please send an application request to Ruediger Kiesel ( and Andrea Roncoroni ( by September 15, 2017.

You should clearly indicate your name, paper’s title (and presentation title, if different from paper’s), and an indication of the award you wish to be considered for (PhD vs. general).

Please, attach the most recent draft of your paper and, if you apply to the PhD student award, send proof of enrollment in a PhD program. Only papers for which an explicit request is made by the due date will be considered for awards.