We are grateful for the generous support from Nasdaq OMX who have decided to donate 1 million SEK to our Data Center and 250 000 SEK to our seminar series.
We are pleased to welcome Alexander Ljungqvist, the Ira Rennert Professor of Finance and Entrepreneurship at the NYU Stern School of Business, as Visiting Research Fellow during the spring semester 2018. While visiting, Alexander Ljungqvist will be working with Professor Paolo Sodini on a research project into “Herding in Financial Markets”, generously funded by the Jan Wallander & Tom Hedelius Foundation and the Tore […]
Congratulations to Farzad Saidi, Assistant Professor, and Marcus Opp, joining Swedish House of Finance in August as Associate Professor, for being awarded the Jensen Prize for the best paper published in the Journal of Financial Economics in the areas of corporate finance and organizations for their paper ”Target revaluation after failed takeover attempts – cash […]
Congratulations Ramin Baghai, Daniel Metzger and Jungsuk Han for being granted tenure and promotion to Associate Professors. Best of luck in your research going forward!
Congratulations Paolo Sodini and Bo Becker who have received Wallander grants for their research projects “Herding in Financial Markets” and “Corporate Credit, Bond Markets, Credit Ratings and Corporate Restructuring”, respectively. Professor Sodini’s project investigates the micro-foundations of herding, mimicking another investor’s financial decisions, with a focus on the effects of communication and social networks on […]
This year’s recipients of the Hans Dalborg award, Marieke Bos and Roine Vestman, both gave a presentation at the award ceremony held at the Swedish House of Finance annual meeting on 9 May. Marieke and Roine are visiting research fellows at the Swedish House of Finance and contribute to the research environment at the center. […]
We aim to strengthen financial research in Sweden by the creation of a critical mass of researchers and by sharing positive externalities with the private, public and academic sectors. The overall goal is to place Swedish research in finance among the leading nations in Europe. Read our 2016 annual report.
We are happy to announce that Anna Felländer will join the Swedish House of Finance as a Visiting Fellow. Anna previously worked as Digital and Futuring Economist at Swedbank and is now Senior Advisor and Board Member to various companies and the Swedish government. She specializes in Fintech and digitalization and will contribute to Swedish […]
Watch the interview about market reactions to the French election here (in Swedish): https://www.tv4play.se/program/nyheterna?video_id=3911219
Congratulations Mariassunta whose paper “Information Sharing and Rating Manipulation” co-authored together with Jose Maria Liberti and Jason Sturgess was recently accepted to the Review of Financial Studies. We look forward to seeing it in print.