3 January 2013

Results of the 2012 Leon Kozicki PIU Competition for the best thesis in the field of insurance have been announced.
Sixteen theses from all over Poland were submitted for this year’s competition. The Jury included: Irena Jędrzejczyk, professor, Ph. D. — president of the Jury, Kazimierz Ortyński, professor, Ph. D., Dr Wijciech Nagel, Dr Witold Walkowiak, Marcin Łuczyński and Dr Jan Piątek.
This year, the Jury awarded four prizes:
First prize was awarded to Daniel Gwiazda from Warsaw University of Life Sciences for the best thesis entitled: “The use of ratio analysis in researching financial management of life insurance companies”.
Second prize went to Dominik Kęska from the Faculty of Law and Administration at the Warsaw University for the thesis entitled: “Term of protection in voluntary liability insurance”.
Third prize was awarded ex aequo to Patrycja Piechowiak and Martyna Roszak from Poznań University of economics. The former was awarded for her thesis entitled: “Corporate social responsibility (CSR) on the example of insurance industry” and the latter for “The programme of compulsory insurance of residential property against natural disasters in Poland, based on the experience of other countries”. We would like to thank all participants and congratulate all the winners!