A jury composed of Gabriel Carroll (University of Toronto), Marc Fleurbaey (President of the Society for Social Choice and Welfare), Bettina Klaus (President-Elect of the Society for Social Choice and Welfare), Agnieszka Rusinowska (CNRS, Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne) and Jim Schummer (Nothwestern University) has chosen to award the twelfth Social Choice and Welfare Prize jointly to Souvik Roy (Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata) and Piotr Skowron (University of Warsaw).
The purpose of the Social Choice and Welfare Prize is to honour young scholars of excellent accomplishment in the area of social choice theory and welfare economics. The laureate should be 40 years or less as of January of the year when the International Meeting of the Society for Social Choice and Welfare is scheduled to take place. During this meeting, the prize winner(s) will give a plenary lecture.
Each recipient will receive an engraved bronze medal from la Monnaie de Paris.