Mathijs van Dijk

Mathijs van Dijk

Mathijs van Dijk is professor of finance at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. His research focus is international finance and investments. He has published in leading academic journals such as the Review of Financial Studies, the Journal of Financial Economics, and the Journal of Accounting and Economics. His research agenda on sustainable value creation has two strands. In one strand, he investigates how less-developed countries can stimulate the development of their financial sector and improve their financial structure (see Albuquerque de Sousa et al., 2017). In the other strand, he studies the implications of climate risk for asset management (jointly with Mathijs Cosemans and Dirk Schoenmaker. His study on the effect of climatic shocks on innovation has recently been accepted by PLoS ONE (De Dreu and van Dijk, 2017).