At the 23rd of October, Lasse Heje Pedersen will be presenting his latest research and providing an introduction to AQR Capital Management.
AQR Capital Management is a global investment management firm built at the
intersection of theory and practice.
Lasse Heje Pedersen is a Principal at AQR Capital Management, where he focuses on research on
global investment strategies. He is also a finance professor at Copenhagen Business School and
New York University’s Stern School of Business.
Lasse was awarded the Bernácer Prize for the best European economist under 40, the Banque de France-TSE Prize in Monetary Economics and Finance, and an Elite Research Prize to outstanding researchers under 45. His research has been published in leading journals and cited by central bank governors.
Lasse has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including The Journal of Finance, and as a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and the Centre for Economic Policy Research. He is the author of Efficiently Inefficient: How Smart Money Invests and Market Prices Are Determined. He earned a B.S. and an M.S. in mathematics-economics from the University of Copenhagen and a Ph.D. in finance from Stanford University.