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

Ramona Westermann receives another grant from The Danish Council for Independent Research: the Sapere Aude Research Talent Grant 2016
Ramona Westermann grant
Jeppe Christiansen appointed adjunct professor
The six winners of the AQR Top Finance Graduate Award 2016 visited CBS on Monday May 31, 2016 - see the event in pictures here
Winners AQR Top Finance Graduate Award 2016
Henrik Ramlau-Hansen joins PeRCent and the Department of Finance at CBS
Denmark wins the 4nations cup 2016
Keynote speakers for the FRIC’16 conference are now confirmed
FRIC'16 Keynotes slider

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 and corporate 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 21 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 publications

Measuring Systemic Risk, Viral Acharya, Lasse Heje Pedersen, Thomas Philippon, and Matt Richardson, The Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming.

Sovereign credit risk, liquidity, and ECB intervention: Deus ex machina?, Loriana Pelizzon, Marti G. Subrahmanyam, Davide Tomio, and Jun Uno, Journal of Financial Economics, forthcoming.

Early Option Exercise: Never Say Never, Mads Vestergaard Jensen and Lasse Heje Pedersen, Journal of Financial Economics, forthcoming.

Mortgage Risk and the Yield Curve, Aytek Malkhozov, Philippe Mueller, Andrea Vedolin, and Gyuri Venter, Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming.

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


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