Congratulations Bo Becker - MBA Teacher of the Year!
The graduating class of MBA students at the Stockholm School of Economics has elected Professor Bo Becker Teacher of the Year. The students were asked to vote for the teacher who has contributed most to their learning during the MBA program. The award was presented at the SSE MBA Graduation this past weekend. “Bo […]
Congratulations Farzad Saidi - BSc Teacher of the Year
”Farzad has come very close to the students, care about and reach out to students in a way that goes far beyond the scopes of the course”, according to the students’ quotes. Congratulations! How does it feel to be so appreciated? The award came as an enormous surprise to me – but one of the […]
Skandia award to Annamaria Lusardi
Professor Annamaria Lusardi, George Washington University School of Business, has been awarded the Skandia award for her research on financial literacy. Annamaria Lusardi will visit Swedish House of Finance to receive the award and give a presentation of her research on 16 November.
Magnus Dahlquist to review Norway sovereign wealth fund
The Norwegian Ministry of Finance has appointed an expert group to assess Norges Banks management of the Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG). The group is comprised of professor Magnus Dahlquist at the Stockholm School of Economics and Swedish House of Finance and professor Bernt Arne Ødegaard at the University of Stavanger. Their work is […]
Goodbye and good luck
PhD-student Valeri Sokolovski recently accepted an offer to start as Assistant Professor at HEC Montreal, Canada. Until his Canadian work permit is approved he is busy seeing his current projects in the field of international finance through to publication – and saying goodbye to colleagues at the Swedish House of Finance. – I will most […]
Brown Bag - October 19 What Do Mutual Fund Managers' Private Portfolios Tells Us About Their Skills?
Markus Ibert, Stockholm School of Economics