Department of Finance

The Department of Finance aims to produce financial research, teaching and communication of international standard and of relevance for the Danish society

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Torben Möger Pedersen will be appointed adjunct professor at CBS
The six winners of this year's AQR Top Finance Graduate Award at CBS 2017 are in Copenhagen on May 29, 2017 to present their research
AQR TFGA Winners 2017
Lasse Heje Pedersen new member of the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters
Lasse Heje Pedersen in Videnskabernes Selskab
Arna Olafsson receives grant to study fintech and financial fitness
Arna Olafsson
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The Department of Finance

The Department of Finance is an international department that consists of 30 faculty members in Finance and 5 faculty members in Statistics as well as 8 administrative staff. The Department of Finance researches in all financial issues, including issues related to financial markets, securities pricing, risk management, corporate finance and household finance. At the Department of Finance, we offer highly qualified teaching within an extensive number of both the full-time and the part-time programs available at Copenhagen Business School. Furthermore, the Department runs a successful PhD Program with 24 PhD students of different nationalities currently enrolled. The Department of Finance organizes a number of seminars every semester, please see Upcoming Finance Seminars above for more information.

Recent Work by Department Members

Measuring Agency Costs over the Business Cycle, Ramona Westermann, Management Science

Carry, Ralph Koijen Tobias Moskowitz, Lasse Heje Pedersen and Evert Vrugt, Journal of Financial Economics, forthcoming

Skill and Luck in Private Equity Performance, Arthur Korteweg and Morten Sorensen, Journal of Financial Economics, forthcoming

Global economic growth and expected returns around the world: The end-of-the-year effect, Stig V. Møller and Jesper Rangvid, Management Science, forthcoming

Private Equity and Industry Performance, Shai Bernstein, Josh Lerner, Morten Sorensen, and Per Strömberg, Management Science, forthcoming



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