International Journal of Financial Studies — Editors

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Prof. Dr. Nicholas Apergis

Department of Banking and Financial Management, University of Piraeus, Piraeus 18534, Greece
Interests: macrofinance; energy economics and finance; applied economics

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Elettra Agliardi

Department of Economics, University of Bologna, Italy, and Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis, Rimin, Italy
Interests: corporate finance; real options; capital structure; liquidation policies; sovereign debt crises
Dr. Christos Tsoumas

Department of Banking and Financial Management, University of Piraeus, Piraeus, Greece
Interests: financial economics; economics of banking; empirical economics; econometric methods and applications
Dr. Danielle Lyssimachou

Faculty of Finance, Cass Business School, London EC1Y 8TZ, United Kingdom
Interests: capital markets-based accounting; equity analysts and investment banking; management learning
Prof. Dr. Dennis Belomestny

Professor of Finance and Stochastics, Faculty of Mathematics, Duisburg-Essen University, Thea-Leymann-Str. 9 D-45127 Essen, Germany
Interests: Monte Carlo methods in financial engineering; pricing of American options
Dr. Hong Bo

Reader in Financial Economics, Department of Financial & Management Studies SOAS, University of London,UK
Interests: Financial Economics; Comparative Financial Systems; Firm Investment Decisions under Uncertainty; Capital Market Imperfections; Corporate Finance; Corporate Governance; The Chinese financial system and the Chinese economy
Prof. Dr. Olivier Brandouy

Professor of Finance, Faculty of Economics and Management, Université de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
Interests: asset management; computational finance
Dr. Prasad Bidarkota

Department of Economics, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
Interests: asset pricing; business cycles; time series econometrics
Dr. Diana Barro

Department of Economics, University Ca' Foscari, Venice, Italy
Interests: risk management; scenario analysis; dynamic portfolio choices; investment strategies; contagion models
Dr. Haitham A. Al Zoubi

Alfaisal University, Saudi Arabia
Interests: asset pricing, interest rate options, Islamic Finance, carry trade investment strategies, returns predictability
Dr. Britta Boyd

Institut for Grænseregionsforskning, University of Southern Denmark, Alsion 2, 6400 Sønderborg, Denmark
Interests: family business; entrepreneurship; sme, sustainable management; international marketing management
Prof. Dr. Kuan Min Wang

Department of Finance, College of Business and Management, Overseas Chinese University, 100, Chiao Kwang Rd., Taichung, Taiwan
Interests: international finance; financial markets; econometrics for finance
Dr. Peter G. Dunne

Senior Research Economist, Monetary Policy Division, Central Bank of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
Interests: monetary policy-reaction functions (identification and estimation); market microstructure (including bond, repo and interbank markets); asset valuation (including identification of bubbles and sentiment)
Dr. Stoyu I. Ivanov

Nancie Fimbel Investment Fellow, Accounting and Finance, BT 957, One Washington Square, San José State University, San José, CA 95192-0066, USA
Interests: indexing; exchange traded funds; market microstructure
Prof. Dr. Wolfram Berger

Cottbus University of Technology, PO Box 101344, 03013 Cottbus, Germany
Interests: financial crisis; monetary economics; international finance
Prof. Dr. João Paulo Torre Vieito

School of Business Studies, Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo, 4930 Valença, Portugal
Interests: market efficiency; neuro economics; corporate governance
Prof. Dr. Rita L. D'Ecclesia

Department of Methods and Models for Economics and Finance, Sapienza Università di Roma, Via del Castro Laurenziano 9, 00161 Rome, Italy
Interests: commodities; energy price; risk management
Contribution: Special Issue: Sovereign Risk in Europe and Euro Currency: Still a Challenging Opportunity for the Euro Area Development
Prof. Dr. Manuel Ammann

Swiss Institute of Banking and Finance, University of St.Gallen, Rosenbergstrasse 52, CH-9000 St.Gallen, Switzerland
Interests: asset management; derivatives; portfolio theory
Dr. Panagiotis Andrikopoulos

Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, Faculty of Business, Environment and Society, Coventry University, Coventry, CV1 5FB, UK
Interests: corporate finance; empirical asset pricing; contrarian and momentum investment strategies; behavioral finance
Prof. Dr. Angelos A. Antzoulatos

Department of Banking and Financial Management, University of Piraeus, Piraeus 18534, Greece
Interests: banking; financial crises; financial stability
Contribution: Special Issue: The Future of Banking Regulation and Financial Stability
Prof. Dr. William Arnold Barnett

Department of Economics, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045-7585, USA
Interests: divisia monetary aggregation; divisia financial aggregation
Dr. Pauline Barrieu

Department of Statistics, London School of Economics, London, WC2A 2AE, UK
Interests: financial instruments; quantitative finance; derivatives; model uncertainty; insurance-linked securitization; risk transfer
Prof. Dr. Ronald Balvers

Division of Finance and Business Economics, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8S 4M4, Canada
Interests: theoretical and empirical asset pricing; contrarian and momentum investment strategies; production-based asset pricing; liquidity; the economics of information and uncertainty
Prof. Dr. Raj Aggarwal

Department of Finance, College of Business Administration, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325-4805, USA
Interests: foreign currencies; strategic finance; climat change; financial structure; behavioral finance; capital structure; risk management
Prof. Dr. Khelifa Mazouz

Bradford University School of Management, Emm Lane, Bradford, BD9 4JL, UK
Interests: corporate finance (particularly initial public offering); stock market volatility and liquidity; stock market efficiency and anomalies
Prof. Dr. Marida Bertocchi

University of Bergamo, via Salvecchio 19, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
Interests: Eurobonds; hedging; capacity planning
Contribution: Special Issue: Sovereign Risk in Europe and Euro Currency: Still a Challenging Opportunity for the Euro Area Development
Prof. Dr. Dick Brealey

London Business School, Regent's Park, London, NW1 4SA, UK
Interests: corporate finance; investment management; international finance; capital markets; intermediation
Prof. Ronald A. Ratti

School of Business, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
Interests: energy economics; macro finance; money and banking; international financial economics
Prof. Dr. Iftekhar Hasan

Schools of Business, Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus, 1790 Broadway, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10019, USA
Interests: financial institutions; corporate finance; capital markets; entrepreneurial finance
Prof. Dr. Stefan Trueck

Department of Applied Finance and Actuarial Studies, Macquarie University, Eastern Road, North Ryde NSW 2109, Sydney, Australia
Interests: risk management (credit and operational risk); asset pricing; energy markets; financial economics; carbon trading and economics of climate change; real estate economics; econometrics of financial markets
Prof. Dr. Yue-Jun Zhang

Business School, Hunan University, China
Interests: crude oil pricing and forecasting; carbon trading; energy policy modeling; carbon emission
Dr. Indranil SenGupta

Department of Mathematics, North Dakota State University, NDSU Dept # 2750, Minard Hall 408, Fargo, North Dakota 58108-6050, USA
Interests: Mathematical finance, stochastic processes, mathematical modeling.
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Mathematical Finance
Special Issue: Statistical Methods in Financial Mathematics
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