Faculty Profile

Geir Høidal Bjønnes

Associate Professor - Department of Finance

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Dr Bjønnes is primarily interested in Market Microstructure, Fixed Income, Treasury Auctions and International Finance. His current research focuses on (i) dealer behavior in foreign exchange markets (e.g. one paper is forthcoming in the Journal of Financial Economics), (ii) the behavior and determination of exchange rates and its relationship to aggregate order flow, (iii) volatility and speculative attacks in foreign exchange markets, and (iv) bidder behavior in Treasury auctions. 

Teaching areas
At BI Norwegian School of Management Dr. Bjønnes has been teaching courses in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Fixed Income, Market Microstructure, Public Economics, International Economics and Finance. In addition to BI Norwegian School of Management, he is affiliated with the Stockholm Institute for Financial Research.
Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
2001 BI Norwegian Business School Ph.D.
1996 Norwegian School of Economics Master of Science in Business
1992 BI Norwegian Business School Master of Management
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2003 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Associate Professor
2001 - 2003 Stockholm Institute for Financial Research Research Fellow
2001 - 2001 BI Norwegian Business School Lecturer
1996 - 2000 BI Norwegian Business School Research Fellow
1993 - 1993 BI Norwegian Business School Research Assistant