Kilian Huber, a PhD student at the LSE Economics Department and a PWC scholar since 2016, earned the prestigious AQR Top Finance Graduate Award. This award recognises promising graduate students working on financial economics. Kilian shared this award with six other PhD students. Starting in 2018/19, Kilian will be Chicago Research Fellow at the Becker Friedman Institute, University of Chicago. He will then be an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Booth School of Business, University of Chicago in 2019. Kilian’s job market paper “Disentangling the Effects of a Banking Crisis: Evidence from German Firms and Counties” has been published in the American Economic Review. Congratulations, Kilian!