G53 Network Members

The G53 Network comprises a diverse group of researchers from all over the world with a track record of research excellence and promoting financial literacy and personal finance. Our members are appointed as Research Fellows or Research Associates, depending on their seniority in the field, the volume of research published on financial literacy and personal finance, and the impact they have had on the field.

Rob Alessie

Professor of Micro-econometrics
University of Groningen

Johan Almenberg

Head of Applied Research Division
Swedish Central Bank

Sandro Ambuehl

Assistant Professor of Behavioral Economics of Financial Markets  
University of Zurich

Anders Anderson

Lecturer
Research Fellow and Senior Advisor to the Swedish House of Finance
Stockholm School of Economics

Marco Angrisani

Economist
USC Center for Economic and Social Research
Assistant (Research) Professor of Economics            
University of Southern California

Carmela Aprea

Chair of Economic and Business Education
Co-director, Mannheim Institute of Financial Education (MIFE)
University of Mannheim

B. Douglas Bernheim

Edward Ames Edmonds Professor of Economics
Stanford University

Douglas Bernheim

Laura Bottazzi

Professor of Economics         
University of Bologna

Martin Brown

Professor of Banking  
University of St. Gallen

Tabea Bucher-Koenen 

Chair of Financial Markets
Co-director, Mannheim Institute for Financial Education (MIFE)
University of Mannheim
Head of International Finance and Financial Management
ZEW

Jeremy Burke

Senior Economist       
USC Center for Economic and Social Research
University of Southern California

Riccardo Calcagno

Professor of Finance and Financial Intermediation  
Polytechnic University of Turin

Robert L. Clark

Professor of Economics         
Poole School of Management
North Carolina State University

Philippe d’Astous

Associate Professor of Finance          
HEC Montreal

Bernadene de Clercq

Professor of Taxation
University of South Africa

Maria Demertzis

Deputy Director
Bruegel

Kristof De Witte

Professor of Education Economics and Political Economy 
Director, Leuven Economics of Education Research (LEER)   
KU Leuven

Dave Fernandez

Professor of Finance
Director Sim Kee Boon Institute for Financial Economics     
Singapore Management University

Jill Fish

Saul A. Fox Distinguished Professor of Business Law
Co-Director, Institute for Law and Economics          
University of Pennsylvania Law School

Elsa Maria Fornero

Professor of Economics
University of Turin
Scientific Coordinator, Center for Research on Pensions and Welfare Policies (CeRP)
Former Italian Minister of Labour, Social Policies and Equal Opportunities

Veronica Frisancho

Senior Research Economist   
Research Department 
Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

Paul Gerrans

Professor of Finance  
The University of Western Australia

Melody Harvey

Assistant Professor of Consumer Science
School of Human Ecology
University of Wisconsin–Madison

Andrea Hasler

Assistant Research Professor in Financial Literacy
Deputy Academic Director  
Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC)
The George Washington University School of Business

Angela Hung

Behavioral Insights Researcher         
Robinhood

Megan Hunter

Assistant Professor of Marketing
Carroll School of Management
Boston College

Howell Jackson

James S. Reid, Jr. Professor of Law    
Harvard Law School

Tim Kaiser

Assistant Professor of Economics      
University of Koblenz-Landau

Panu Kalmi

Professor of Economics and Vice Dean
School of Accounting and Finance   
University of Vaasa

Arie Kapteyn

Professor (Research) of Economics
Director of Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR)           
University of Southern California

Punam Anand Keller

Senior Associate Dean of Innovation and Growth
Charles Henry Jones Third Century Professor of Management
Faculty Director, Center for Business, Government and Society      
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth

Anna Lo Prete

Associate Professor of Economics     
University of Turin

Melanie Lührmann

Professor of Economics         
Royal Holloway, University of London

Annamaria Lusardi

University Professor of Economics and Accountancy
Founder & Academic Director, Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC)
The George Washington University School of Business
Director, Italian Financial Education Committee

Lukas Menkhoff

Professor of Economics
Humboldt-University of Berlin
Head of the Department of International Economics
DIW Berlin

Pierre-Carl Michaud

Research Chair in Intergenerational Economics
Director Retirement and Savings Institute    
HEC Montreal

Olivia S. Mitchell

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans Professor
Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy
Professor of Insurance and Risk Management
Executive Director, Pension Research Council          
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Senior editor, Journal of Pension Economics and Finance

Gary R. Mottola

Research Director      
FINRA Investor Education Foundation

Anita Mukherjee

Assistant Professor of Risk and Insurance     
Wisconsin School of Business
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Gianni Nicolini

Associate Professor of Financial Markets and Institutions   
University of Rome “Tor Vergata”

Noemi Oggero

Assistant Professor of Economics      
University of Turin

Stefan Palan

Associate Professor  
University of Graz
Managing Director, Society for Experimental Finance
Coordinator, Finance Research Platform Graz
Scientific Director, Max Jung Lab Graz
Editor-in-chief, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance

 

Georgios Panos

Professor of Finance  
Adam Smith Business School
University of Glasgow

Alberto G. Rossi

Provost Distinguished Associate Professor
Director of the AI, Analytics and Future of Work Initiative   
McDonough School of Business
Georgetown University

Francesco Saita

Professor of Financial Markets and Institutions 
Director Financial Education Research Unit, Baffi CAREFIN Centre
Bocconi University

Alessia Sconti

Research Economist  
Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC)
The George Washington University School of Business

Michael E. Staten

Bart Cardon Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Career Development
Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics  
The University of Arizona

Jialu L. Streeter

Research Scholar and Director of Partnerships          
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
Stanford University

Marco Trombetta

Professor of Accounting        
IE Business School
Editor-in-chief, Journal of Accountancy and Public Policy

Peter Tufano

Peter Moores Professor of Finance
University of Oxford
Visiting Professor
Harvard Business School       

Carly Urban

Associate Professor of Economics     
Montana State University

Maarten van Rooij

Senior Economist       
Dutch Central Bank

Joachim Winter

Professor of Economics
University of Munich

Paul Yakoboski

Senior Economist       
TIAA Institute

Joanne Yoong

Senior Economist USC
Director, Center for Economic and Social Research
in Singapore and Washington, D.C.    
University of Southern California

Bilal Zia

Senior Economist       
World Bank