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Dr. Thomas Andreas MAURER

Dr. Thomas Andreas MAURER

Finance

Associate Professor

3917 7496
maurer@hku.hk
KK 837
http://www.thomasmaurer.net
Academic & Professional Qualification

PhD in Finance, London School of Economics, 2012

MSc in Finance and Economics, London School of Economics, 2008

BA in Economics, University of St Gallen, 2006

Biography

Thomas Andreas Maurer is an Associate Professor of Finance at the Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Hong Kong. Before joining HKU in 2019, he was an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis from 2012 to 2019. Thomas earned his London School of Economics MSc in Finance and Economics degree in 2008 and his LSE PhD in Finance degree in 2012. During his PhD studies he has spent one year as a visiting scholar at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

His research contributions are in the area of theoretical and empirical asset pricing, international finance and household finance. He regularly serves as a committee member for academic conferences and as an academic referee for many major economics and finance journals.

At HKU, Thomas is teaching classes on derivative securities to undergraduate students. In 2017, the graduating Master of Finance class at Wash U has chosen him as the best teacher and he was awarded the Reid teaching prize for the professor "whose enthusiasm and exceptional teaching most inspire, energize, and transform students".

Teaching

FINA2322 Derivatives

Research Interest

Asset pricing

International Finance

Household Finance

Selected Publications

Pricing Risks across Currency Denominations (with Thuy-Duong To and Ngoc-Khanh Tran), forthcoming, Management Science