Our global reputation and connections to world-leading financial institutions: just two reasons why exceptional scholars study at London Business School.
Students on the Finance PhD programme work with 22 full-time faculty members, undertaking both theoretical and empirical research in the following areas:
As an LBS PhD student, you will have the freedom to think creatively. Your ideas will be grounded in formal rigour and proven techniques.
You will gain a deep understanding of the theory and the tools needed to conduct theoretical and applied research in the first year, study core courses including asset pricing, corporate finance, empirical finance, continuous-time finance, macroeconomics, microeconomics and econometrics and write your research paper in the second year.