Profile

I am Professor of Experimental Finance at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Professor of Experimental and Behavioral Finance at the Radboud University Nijmegen. My research areas include behavioral finance, experimental finance/economics, and corporate finance (see publication list). After my school education in Namibia, I studied Economics and Business in Germany and in Great Britain, followed by a PhD at the Humboldt-University Berlin, and a post-doc year at the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management. I am director of the Society for Experimental Finance, Research Fellow at the Tinbergen Insitute, Board member of the Global eXperiments Platform Foundation, and of the Behavioral Finance Online Research initiative. Previously I was professor of finance and financial markets at Utrecht University and a research affiliate at the Max Planck Institute of Economics in Jena.