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Personal information

Utz Weitzel is Professor of Finance at the VU Amsterdam and at Radboud University. He is a Research Fellow at the Tinbergen Institute. Previously he was Professor of Finance at Utrecht University. He received a PhD from the Humboldt-University Berlin, was a post-doc at the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, and a Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute of Economics. Currently, he is head of the department of Finance at the VU and director of the Society for Experimental Finance.

Research

In his research, Utz focuses on topics in experimental finance/economics and behavioral finance. His research is published in various journals, amongst others, in The Journal of Finance, The Review of Financial Studies, The Economic Journal, Experimental Economics, Management Science, Journal of Management, Journal of International Business Studies, and Journal of Business Venturing.

Ancillary activities

  • Radboud Universiteit | Nijmegen | Medewerker | 2015-09-30 - present
  • Society for Experimental Finance | Innsbruck | Directeur | 2016-06-22 - present
  • il circolo VOF | Utrecht | Directeur/eigenaar | 2019-03-31 - present
  • Stichting GXP | Utrecht | Bestuurder | 2019-09-01 - present

Ancillary activities are updated daily

Keywords

  • HG Finance
  • Experimental Finance
  • Behavioral Finance

Research Output 2006 2019

Rankings and Risk-Taking in the Finance Industry

Kirchler, M., Lindner, F. & Weitzel, U., 1 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Finance. 73, 5, p. 2271-2302 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ranking
Risk taking
Finance
Industry
Incentives

Bubbles and Financial Professionals

Weitzel, U., Huber, C., Huber, J., Kirchler, M., Lindner, F. & Rose, J., 2019, In : Review of Financial Studies.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Bubble
Experimental markets
Price efficiency
Market environment
Capital inflows

What Drives Risk Perception? A Global Survey with Financial Professionals and Lay People

Holzmeister, F., Huber, J., Kirchler, M., Lindner, F., Weitzel, U. & Zeisberger, S., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Management Science.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Risk perception
Global survey
Finance
Skewness
Risk measures

Individual speculative behavior and overpricing in experimental asset markets

Janssen, D. J., Füllbrunn, S. & Weitzel, U., Sep 2019, In : Experimental Economics. p. 653-675 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Speculation
Experimental asset markets
Market environment
Bubble
Traders

Information Acquisition and Exchange in Social Networks

Goyal, S., Rosenkranz, S., Weitzel, U. & Buskens, V., 1 Nov 2017, In : Economic Journal. 127, 606, p. 2302-2331 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Information exchange
Information acquisition
Social networks
Costs
Experiment