Laura Andreu Sánchez
Ph D Lecturer
Personal Docente e Investigador
Departamento de Contabilidad y Finanzas
Area de Economia Financiera y Contabilidad
Facultad de Economía y Empresa
Facultad de Economía y Empresa
Outside phone: 
876554952
Email: 
landreu@unizar.es
Extensión: 
844952

Docencia

Taught lectures: 

Renta fija y derivados(27523)

Bolsa y análisis bursátil(27528)

Comportamiento del inversor y del gestor de carteras(61436)

Research

Research activity: 

 

Laura Andreu is a PhD Lecturer of Finance at the University of Zaragoza (UZ). She obtained her degree in Business Administration with honours in 2005 and received the Social Sciences Award of the University of Zaragoza. Her PhD dissertation with an international mention entitled “Financial Management of Spanish Pension Plans: Comparison to the UK market” was defended in 2009 at the University of Zaragoza. She has taught courses in financial economics at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration since 2007.

 

She has been a Visiting Researcher and Erasmus lecturer in several international universities: University of Exeter (UK), Erasmus University (Netherlands), University of Cologne (Germany), Victoria University (Australia) and University of Minho (Portugal).

 

 

Research topics:

 

·         Mutual Funds and Pension Funds

 

·         Portfolio Management

 

·         Behavioural Finance

 

Papers selected:

·         “Performance evaluation of balanced pension plans” (with Laurens Swinkels), Quantitative Finance, 2012, 12, pp. 819-830. (SSCI Business, Finance, Economics, Mathematical Methods, JCR Impact Factor 2012: 0.821 )

·         “Is the average investor smarter than the average Euro?” (with Cristina Ortiz and Luis Vicente), Journal of Financial Services Research, 2011, 40, pp. 143-161. (SSCI Business, Finance, JCR Impact Factor 2011: 0.750 )

Research groups: 

CIBER. ANÁLISIS ECONÓMICO-FINANCIERO DE LA EMPRESA Y LOS MERCADOS

Additional info: 

 

Profesora Contratado Doctor en la Universidad de Zaragoza (UZ). Fue premio extraordinario de Licenciatura en Administración y Dirección de Empresas (2005) y premio extraordinario Academia General Militar. Defendió su tesis con mención internacional “Financial Management of Spanish Pension Plans: Comparison to the UK market” en 2009 en la Universidad de Zaragoza. Ha impartido docencia en asignaturas de Economía Financiera en la Facultad de Economía y Empresa desde 2007.

 

Ha sido investigadora visitante y profesora Erasmus en diferentes universidades internacionales: University of Exeter (Reino Unido), Erasmus University (Países Bajos), University of Cologne (Alemania), Victoria University (Australia) y University of Minho (Portugal).

 

Temas de investigación:

 

  • Fondos de Inversión y Fondos de Pensiones
  • Gestión de Carteras
  • Finanzas del Comportamiento

 

 

Publicaciones seleccionadas: [Máximo 5, con formato similar]

 

“Performance evaluation of balanced pension plans” (with Laurens Swinkels), Quantitative Finance, 2012, 12, pp. 819-830. (SSCI Business, Finance, Economics, Mathematical Methods, JCR Impact Factor 2012: 0.821 )

 “Is the average investor smarter than the average Euro?” (with Cristina Ortiz and Luis Vicente), Journal of Financial Services Research, 2011, 40, pp. 143-161. (SSCI Business, Finance, JCR Impact Factor 2011: 0.750 )