PhD-student Yingjie Qi Accepts Offer at CBS
A huge congratulations to Yingjie Qi who will join Copenhagen Business School (CBS) as Assistant Professor this academic year. Yingjie Qi, originally from China, has a Masters Degree from Washington...
Let’s talk about the weather (again)!
Not long ago – before the Covid-19 crisis - the world stood captivated in horror as scenes of environmental devastation and tragic loss of live in the Australian bushfires was televised across the...
Ivika Jäger Receives Offer at Aalto University
Congratulations Ivika Jäger! PhD student Ivika Jäger at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE), Department of Finance, recently accepted a three year postdoctoral contract at Aalto University*,...
The growth of non-bank finance and new monetary policy tools
How does the presence of “shadow banks” – non-bank, unregulated financial intermediaries – affect the ability of central banks to tackle a liquidity crisis? Adrien d’Avernas, Assistant Professor,...
Corporate Debt Burdens Threaten Economic Recovery After COVID-19
In an article with Ulrich Hege Professor of Toulouse School of Economics and Pierre Mella-Barral Professor of Toulouse Business School, Professor Bo Becker recently examined how corporate debt burdens...
How staying home for a few weeks can start a recession
As the US begins to take increasingly drastic steps to combat the spread of coronavirus, it’s important to be prepared for the economic consequences of these measures.
Only winners. Enhanced default pension allocation
How can we improve the one-size-fits-all default pension fund model? An article recently published in the Journal of Finance explored the optimal asset allocation for a default fund, and found an...
Sustainable Finance conference highlights
Watch the highlight from our recent Sustainable Finance conference.
Alexander Ljungqvist new board member of Sixth Swedish National Pension Fund
Alexander Ljungqvist, Stefan Persson Family Chair in Entrepreneurial Finance, recently joined Swedish House of Finance and the Stockholm School of Economics from New York University’s Stern School of...
With a flair for finance
“Today, I’m painfully aware of my past mistakes.”