Alexander Ljungqvist new Visiting Research Fellow

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 […]

First prize to Farzad and Marcus

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 […]

New Associate Professors

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!

Wallander grants to Paolo Sodini and Bo Becker

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 […]

Hans Dalborg award to Roine Vestman and Marieke Bos

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. […]

Annual report 2016

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.

Anna Felländer new Visiting Fellow

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 […]

Pehr Wissén interviewed by TV4 news

Watch the interview about market reactions to the French election here (in Swedish):