Course description

Topics in Asset Pricing


A one semester course comprised of 2-3 different topics in the area of Asset Pricing. The course will primarily be taught by faculty from BIs finance department who will teach a topic of their own choosing, typically, but not necessarily, a topic related to the lecturer’s own research agency. The course is intended for students who wish to write their thesis in asset pricing and related topics.

Course content

Each topic may be comprised of standard lectures and/or research paper reading sessions and student presentations of research papers. It may be part of a lecturer’s topic that students submit a research proposal or other smaller assignments.
The exact topics of the courses may vary from year to year depending on which faculty teaches the course. A complete list of articles and book chapters will be distributed in advance of the course.

Learning outcome knowledge

  1. To give students insights into current research topics in the area of Asset Pricing.

Exam organisation

  • Written assignment: 100%