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. 

Richard Priestley

Head of Department Department of Finance +4746410515


Eli J. Christensen
Head of Administration

Administration: +47 46 41 00 61

BI Norwegian Business School
Nydalsveien 37
N-0484 Oslo

Switchboard: +47 46 41 00 00

  • Monday, 20 September 2021 -

    The Role of the Discount Rate in Investment and Employment Decisions

    New paper! Møller, Stig and Priestley, Richard. Forthcoming in Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis

  • Thursday, 05 August 2021 -

    9th Workshop on investment and production-based asset pricing

    The Center for Asset Pricing Research (CAPR) at BI Norwegian Business School is hosting its 9th annual workshop on investment and production-based asset pricing.

  • Thursday, 20 May 2021 -

    High Funding Risk and Low Hedge Fund Returns

    New paper! Sven Klingler. Forthcoming in Critical Finance Review

  • Tuesday, 01 December 2020 -

    MPC Heterogeneity and Household Balance Sheets

    New paper! Andreas Fagereng, Martin B Holm og Gisle J Natvik. Forthcoming in American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics


Department of Finance

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