Henrik Cronqvist

Bank of America Professor of Finance
Vice Dean for Faculty and Research
University of Miami Patti and Allan Herbert Business School

Professor Cronqvist is an internationally-known scholar in the field of behavioral finance, with a specialization in the study of the behavior of corporate executives and investors. He has published extensively in top-journals in economics, including the American Economic Review and the Journal of Political Economy, and in finance, including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. He serves as an Associate Editor of the Review of Financial Studies, one of the top finance journals. Several of his research papers have been recognized with best paper awards at international conferences, and have been sponsored by competitive research grants. His research has been covered extensively in print and electronic media, including The Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review, Financial Times, The Economist, The New York Times, BusinessWeek, Forbes, and CNBC.

Professor Cronqvist has led executive education programs in the U.S., Asia, and Latin America, and is actively involved in consulting with corporations, investment firms, banks, and law firms. He has developed many business cases and simulation models, which illustrate complex managerial decisions, and has led many blended and experiential education initiatives.

Prior to joining University of Miami in 2015, Professor Cronqvist served as the Zhongkun Group Chair at China Europe International Business School, China’s top-ranked business school. Previously, he was the McMahon Family Chair and George R. Roberts Fellow at the Robert Day School of Economics and Finance at Claremont McKenna College. He started his academic career at The Ohio State University, where he received the Fisher College of Business Pace Setter Award for Excellence in Research. He has been a Visiting Professor at Yale University and University of California – Irvine.

Professor Cronqvist received a PhD in Finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and an MS in Business and Economics from Stockholm School of Economics.