UCD School of Economics congratulates 2018 Medal Prize-winners

The School of Economics presented medals to two students recently based on their academic performance.

Adam Williams (BA, 2018) was presented with the Lynch Meenan Medal by Professor Ronald Davies. Adam obtained the highest aggregate score in Stage 3 of the Single Honours Programme in Economics. 

The Lynch Meenan Medal is presented each year to the best undergraduate student in Economics. It commemorates Professor James Meenan and Professor Patrick Lynch, former professors in the School of Economics.


Lucie Martin (MSc in Behavioural Economics, 2018) was presented with the Denis Conniffe Medal by Professor Ronald Davies. Lucie obtained the highest aggregate score out of all the students in the three MSc in Economics programmes ran by School of Economics in 2018. 

The Denis Conniffe Medal is awarded to the student with the highest grade point average in the master’s programme in Economics. The medal commemorates Professor Denis Conniffe, an outstanding Irish economist and statistician who took a particular interest in the welfare of graduate students.