Andrea Buffa is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Leeds School of Business. Before joining the University of Colorado at Boulder, he was an Assistant Professor of Finance at Boston University. Andrea received his Ph.D. in Finance from the London Business School, and his M.Sc. in Finance and Economics from the London School of Economics.
Andrea’s research interests include asset pricing with frictions, financial institutions, contract theory, and information economics. His work on the impact of asset management contracts on asset prices has received the attention of The Economist, the Financial Times, and Bloomberg Businessweek. Andrea is the recipient of the 2013 Best Young Researcher Award by the Multinational Finance Society, and of the 2015 SFS Cavalcade Award for the Best Paper in Asset Pricing by the Society for Financial Studies.