Oliver Lukason, the Senior Research Fellow of International Business and Finance was awarded with Ernst Jaakson Scholarship
The University of Tartu foundation has awarded the Ernst Jaakson scholarship to Oliver Lukason, a Senior Research Fellow of International Business and Finance.
Ernst Jaakson's scholarship is the largest known privately funded scholarship to be awarded to students and research fellows. The size of this award was 18 000 euros.
Lukason will use the funding to study two topics, the profile of accounting regulation violators and the association between entrepreneurs’ characteristics with internationalization patterns, as a visiting researcher at the Insurance Risk Research Group, at the Complutense University of Madrid.
"Lukason is a very successful publisher of research results. He is also a highly practical scientist, as most of his research has a clear societal importance" said prof. Urmas Varblane.
The sholarship was awarded to Oliver Lukason in ceremonial meeting held in honour of Estonia's
National Day in University Assembly Hall on 22rd of February.