Lisa’s research interests are in applied empirical finance and in particular the areas of institutional investment, pension funds, socially responsible investing and shareholder activism. Lisa has presented her research at numerous international conferences.
She has received several awards and scholarships for her research, including a scholarship by the German National Academy Foundation, the 2015 PRI-Sycomore AM Award for the most outstanding research in responsible investment and the 2017 FIR-PRI Finance and Sustainability Award for her PhD thesis. Lisa holds a PhD in Finance from the ICMA Centre at the University of Reading and a MLitt in Finance and Management from the University of St Andrews.
Why does research in finance have so little impact?Professor Chris Brooks, Dr Lisa Schopohl, Evelyn Fenton, James Walker
Financial Modelling: Provides a rapid introduction to using MS Excel to solve a variety of practical problems related to finance. Many careers in banking and finance now require candidates to...
Introductory Econometrics for Finance
This module introduces students to the econometric techniques that are used in the empirical finance literature. Building on Introductory Quantitative Techniques for Finance module, this module aims to give students...
Quantitative Methods for Finance
The module covers the building blocks of econometrics and analytical techniques used in finance. Via case studies and computer modelling exercises, students learn how to apply these techniques to real...
British Academy of Management Conference
Research Seminar: Lisa Schopohl, ICMA Centre
European Responsible Investment and Institutions Conference (ERIIC)
Young Finance Scholar Conference
PRI in Person Conference
PRI Academic Workshop
Henley Doctoral Researcher Conference
3rd Geneva Summit on Sustainable Finance
8th INQUIRE UK Business School Seminar
Doctoral Research Conference 2016
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