Dr. Roman Kräussl
Professor of Finance
Luxembourg School of Finance
4 rue Albert Borschette, L-1246 Luxemburg
Dr. Roman Kräussl is Professor of Finance at the Luxembourg School of Finance. He studied Economics at the University of Bielefeld and got his PhD in Financial Economics at the Center for Financial Studies (CFS) at Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main. As Head of Quantitative Research at Cognitrend GmbH, a spin-off from Deutsche Bank specialized in behavioural finance and the development of mathematical trading models, he was closely involved with the financial industry. Dr. Kräussl also holds a position as adjunct Associate Professor at Goizueta Business School, Emory University, Atlanta, and is research fellow at the CFS and at the Emory Center for Alternative Investments (CAI).
His research focuses on Alternative Investments and Behavioral Finance. He established the website www.art-finance.com, where he publishes some of his recent work on art as an alternative asset class. He is contributing editor at Art+Auction and author of its monthly Databank column. He regularly writes for Manager Magazin, the leading German monthly business magazine, on passion investments and the psychology of collecting. He presents his findings at key academic conferences and is regularly asked to chair various art-finance related, international summits and venues. Dr. Kräussl publishes his academic research in leading economic journals such as Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Strategic Management Journal, and Journal of Corporate Finance. His work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and Forbes' Annual Investment Guide. He has taught numerous MBA courses at the Amsterdam School of Finance and Goizueta Business School, among others.