Biography

Niels Joachim Gormsen is a Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Finance and Asness Junior Faculty Fellow at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Gormsen’s main area of research is financial economics, with a particular focus on drivers and consequences of variation in asset prices. He is the recipient of multiple awards, including the AQR Top Finance Graduate award. His research has been published in top academic journals such as the Journal of Finance and the Journal of Financial economics, and it has been covered in a variety of media outlets such as Financial Times, Forbes, and the Wall Street Journal. Gormsen earned a PhD in financial economics, an MSc in advanced economics and finance, and a BSc in international business all from Copenhagen Business School.

Outside of academia, Gormsen enjoys sailing. In 2011, he won the Youth World Championship in the Olympic 49er dinghy.

Academic Areas

  • Finance

Working Papers

2022 - 2023 Course Schedule

Number Title Quarter
35000 Investments 2023 (Winter)
35600 Seminar: Finance 2022 (Autumn)