Department of Finance

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    Runeberginkatu 22-24, Chydenia

    00100 Helsinki


Organisation profile

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The Department of Finance is an active research unit. The research covers a broad range of topics in the areas of Corporate Finance and Financial Markets. Current focus areas in research are:

  • Behavioral Finance,
  • Corporate Finance, and
  • Asset Pricing

The department actively participates in international research seminars and conferences. Finance has a research seminar arranged within the Graduate School of Finance (GSF) joint with Hanken School of Economics.

Articles by current and former members of the faculty have been published in a wide range of top academic journals, such as Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 1 - No Poverty
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals


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