The prize was founded by a bequest from Mrs Dorinda Gorman in memory of her husband, the distinguished Economist W M (Terence) Gorman, a Trinity College Dublin economics graduate of 1948.
It is awarded annually to the best student in the M.Sc. (Econ).
Adjudicated by the external examiners.
Recipients of Award
- 2018 - Barra McCarthy
- 2017 - Paul Reidy
- 2016 - Kevin Threadgold
- 2015 - Brian Higgins
- 2014 - Shared between Patrick Greene, Ingo Hanke and Emmet Kiberd
- 2013 - Jason Somerville
- 2012 - Christoph Walsh
- 2011 - Shane Cahill
- 2010 - Adnan Velic
- 2009 - Mate Fodor
- 2008 - Mark Ryan
- 2007 - Shared between Laura Weymes and Peter Zimmerman
- 2006 - Shared between Qi Li and Denis Tkachenko
- 2005 - Tara Mitchell
For more information on the life and career of W.M. (Terence) Gorman, “probably the greatest Irish economist of his generation” (The Irish Times, February 1, 2003), please visit:Guardian obituary for Terence Gorman