Welcome to the Finance Research (FiRe) Platform Graz!

FiRe Graz is a loosely organized research platform, affiliated with the University of Graz. Founded and operated by the Department of Banking and Finance and the Department of Finance, the platform is open to all finance researchers with a connection to the University of Graz and is intended to reach out across organisation boundaries. Its main research areas are empirical and experimental research in finance.

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  • New paper studying aggregation mechanisms for crowd predictions The term "wisdom of crowds" is well-recognized at least since the publication of James Surowiecki's book with the same title. It refers to the phenomenon that the aggregated ...
    Posted Nov 11, 2019, 5:18 AM by Stefan Palan
  • Andrea Schertler joins research platform Andrea Schertler has joined the research platform after she was recently appointed Professor of Finance and Business Analytics at the Department of Banking and Finance, University of Graz. Andrea has ...
    Posted Oct 22, 2019, 12:29 AM by Graz FinanceResearch
  • New paper studying risk perception in markets What do investors perceive as being risky? And if what they perceive as being risky differs from what finance theory suggests constitues risk - does the market eliminate any potential biases ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2019, 11:58 PM by Stefan Palan
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