Prof. Dr. Kjell G. Nyborg

Deputy Head of Department of Banking and Finance, Professor of Finance

kjell.nyborg@bf.uzh.ch +41 44 634 29 80

PLM-H 304, Plattenstr. 14, 8032 Zürich



  • Ph.D. Finance, 1990, Stanford University
  • S.B. Mathematics, 1984, University of Chicago
  • Personal website

Research Interest

Liquidity, money markets, and banking; financial auctions; corporate finance; taxes and cost of capital.

Other professional activities

  • Swiss Finance Institute Senior Chair
  • Vice President of the European Finance Association (as of January 2016)
  • Director and member of the executive committee of the European Finance Association, since January 2013
  • American Finance Association Nominating Committee, 2003
  • Editor, Schmalenbach Business Review, since February 2003
  • Research Fellow, CEPR, since January 1999