Research Prizes

AVCAL Research Prizes 2013-14

Best VC paper


Gerrit K.C. Ahlers (A.T. Kearney GmbH), Douglas J. Cumming (York University), Christina Guenther (Max Planck Institute for Economics) and Denis Schweizer (WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management) for "Equity Crowdfunding"


AVCAL Research Prizes 2012-13

Best VC paper


Douglas Cumming and Sofia Johan (York University - Schulich School of Business) for "Venture's Economic Impact in Australia".  

AVCAL Research Prizes 2011-12

Best PE & VC paper

Joint winners:

Jo-Ann Suchard and Mark Humphery-Jenner (University of New South Wales) for "Internationalization as a value-driver in Venture Capital and Private Equity-backed firms"

James Cummings and Katrina Ellis (Australian Prudential Regulatory Authority) for “Risk and return of illiquid investments: A trade-off for superannuation funds offering transferable accounts

AVCAL Research Prizes 2010-11

Best PE paper

Pi-Shen Seet (Flinders University) and Christopher Graves (University of Adelaide) for "Opportunities for Private Equity Investment in Family Enterprises"

Best VC paper

Asif Siddiqui (University of Sydney) for "Venture Capital Syndication in Australia: Patterns and Implications"