Assistant Professor, Finance
Gökhan Torna conducts research in financial markets, banking and institutions, and corporate finance. His dissertation, “Three Essays in Traditional and Nontraditional Banking, and Portfolio Decisions”, concerns the impact of traditional and nontraditional banking activities on bank risk and loan portfolio management. He has published in Journal of Financial Intermediation, and is working on several manuscripts for academic journals. Prior to his PhD, Torna was a financial analyst in a major investment bank in Turkey. He has been panelist at various national and international conferences and recipient of outstanding paper award in financial market and institutions by southern finance association.
Center for Behavioral Finance launches website: The Center for Behavioral Finance at Stony Brook University brings together researchers from different disciplines to conduct research in behavioral finance. We aim at producing cutting-edge research in all fields of behavioral finance and (financial) decision making, mostly using experiments, publishable in top-tier journals in finance, judgment and decision making and psychology.