Dr. Stefan Zeisberger is director of the Center for Behavioral Finance. He specializes in research on behavioral finance and financial decision making, in particular financial advice and risk communication. He received his doctorate degree from the University of Münster in Germany with “summa cum laude”. Dr. Zeisberger worked as a senior research associate at the Department of Banking and Finance of the University of Zurich in Switzerland, where he is still lecturer. He held visiting positions at the California Institute of Technology and the University of Innsbruck in Austria. His work has been published in the Review of Finance, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control,Journal of Banking and Finance and other journals. To apply this research to real world problems, he is associated with Behavioural Finance Solutions (BhFS) in Zurich, consulting banks and insurance companies to incorporate insights from behavioral finance into their services, products and business processes.
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.