Roine Vestman is an Associate Professor of Economics at Stockholm University. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from New York University, USA, and a M.Sc. degree from Stockholm School of Economics.
Vestman’s research interests center around households’ and individuals’ consumption, savings, and housing choice and their implications for the macroeconomy. He also does research on the design of pension plans, and the functioning of the mutual fund industry.
Vestman has taught at all levels and is supervising several Ph.D. students.
Vestman is a scientific advisor to the Swedish FSA (Finansinspektionen) on macroprudential policy.
Roine Vestman, Johan Almenberg, Annamaria Lusardi and Jenny Säve-Söderbergh (2021). Attitudes towards Debt and Debt Behavior. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, vol. 123, pp. 780-809, 2021
Roine Vestman, Martin Flodén, Matilda Kilström and Jósef Sigurdsson (2021). Household Debt and Monetary Policy: Revealing the Cash-Flow Channel. Economic Journal, Vol. 131, pp. 1742–1771
Magnus Dahlquist, Ofer Setty and Roine Vestman (2018). On the Asset Allocation of a Default Pension Fund. Journal of Finance, vol. 73, pp. 1893-1936
Markus Ibert, Ron Kaniel, Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh and Roine Vestman (2018). Are Mutual Fund Managers Paid for Investment Skill?. Review of Financial Studies, vol. 31, pp. 715-772
Anders Anderson, Anna Dreber Almenberg and Roine Vestman (2015). Risk Taking, Behavioral Biases, and Genes: Results from 149 Active Investors. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance, vol. 6, pp. 93-100