Department of Finance

The Department of Finance has a strong international orientation, with faculty from leading schools in finance and economics. Our research is published in top journals and covers all areas of finance.

The department is ranked 10th in Europe, and 2nd in the Nordic countries, based on top-finance publications 2013-2017 (U of Texas Dallas rankings). BI hosted the European Finance Association (EFA) Annual Meeting in 2016 and in 1996.

Faculty actively participates in international scientific conferences and invited seminars at universities around the world. The department runs an active weekly research seminar series with academics from the worlds' top schools. 

Øyvind Norli

Head of Department Department of Finance +4746410514


Eli J. Christensen
Head of Administration

E-mail: eli.j.christensen@bi.no
Administration: +47 46 41 00 61

BI Norwegian Business School
Nydalsveien 37
N-0484 Oslo

Switchboard: +47 46 41 00 00

  • Tuesday, 22 March 2022 -

    The Foreign Exchange Market

    New paper! Alain Chaboud, Dagfinn Rime and Vladyslav Sushko. Forthcoming in The Research Handbook of Financial Markets, edited by Refet Gürkaynak and Jonathan Wright.

  • Tuesday, 22 March 2022 -

    Reexamining the evidence on gun ownership and homicide using proxy measures of ownership

    New paper! Karim Chalak, Daniel Kim, Megan Miller and John Pepper. Forthcoming in Journal of Public Economics.

  • Tuesday, 11 January 2022 -

    Sven Klingler wins EU funding to investigate financial frictions

    Associate Professor Sven Klingler receives a € 1,5 million ERC Starting Grant for his research project on frictions between lenders and borrowers in financial markets.

  • Tuesday, 11 January 2022 -

    Why Do Boards Exist? Governance Design in the Absence of Corporate Law

    New paper! Mike Burkart, Salvatore Miglietta, and Charlotte Ostergaard. Forthcoming in Review of Financial Studies