Sofonias Alemu Korsaye

PhD candidate in Finance

Swiss Finance Institute and University of Geneva

Visiting PhD student at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business from Jan. 2022 to Aug. 2022

I am on the 2022/2023 Academic Job Market.

I hold a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics and a Master's degree in Finance and Banking from the University of Rome TorVergata. My research area includes topics in both Theoretical and Empirical Asset Pricing with a particular focus on 1) understanding the implications of market frictions on asset prices and investors' subjective beliefs and 2) developing machine learning methodologies motivated by Asset Pricing theory.


University of Geneva - Geneva School of Economics and Management

40 Boulevard du Pont d'Arve

Geneva 1211, Switzerland