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).
· Mutual Funds and Pension Funds
· Portfolio Management
· Behavioural Finance
· “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 )
CIBER. ANÁLISIS ECONÓMICO-FINANCIERO DE LA EMPRESA Y LOS MERCADOS