Prof. G.U. Weitzel (Utz)

Professor - Financial Economics

Prof. G.U. Weitzel (Utz)
Visiting address

Heyendaalseweg 141

Postal address

Postbus 9108

Working days Monday

Utz Weitzel is Professor of Experimental and Behavioral Finance at Radboud University and Professor of Experimental Finance at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. His current research areas include behavioral finance, experimental finance/economics, and corporate finance; published in, amongst others, The Journal of Finance, The Review of Financial Studies, The Economic Journal, Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Games and Economic Behavior, Journal of Management, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Economic Psychology, Journal of Theoretical Biology, and Entrepreneurship, Theory and Practice. After his school education in Namibia, he studied Economics and Business in Germany and in Great Britain, followed by a PhD at the Humboldt-University Berlin, and a post-doc year at the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management. Next to his affiliations in Amsterdam and Nijmegen, he is director of the Society for Experimental Finance, Board member of the Global eXperiments Platform Foundation, the Behavioral Finance Online Research initiative. Previously he was professor for finance and financial markets at Utrecht University and a research affiliate at the Max Planck Institute of Economics in Jena.

Research theme
  • Behavioral Finance, Experimental Economics and Finance, M&A, Corporate Finance


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