Alberto Plazzi
Associate Professor of Finance

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I am an Associate Professor of Finance at USI Lugano and a Faculty member of the Swiss Finance Institute.


I hold a PhD in Finance from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. My academic research is on Empirical Asset Pricing, Hedge Funds, Real Estate, and Financial Econometrics. At USI, I teach Risk Management and Financial Intermediation (Master program), Quantitative Methods for Finance and Empirical Asset Pricing (PhD program). I am associate editor of the Journal of Empirical Finance (editorial board). I have recently been appointed Scientific Director for the Master programs of the Institute of Finance at USI.



Contact Information
Suite 4/004, Institute of Finance

Universita della Svizzera Italiana (USI Lugano)

Via Buffi, 13   Lugano  6904  Switzerland

Phone: +41 (0)58 666 4677




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