- Assistant Professor of Financial Management
Ph.D. in Finance, The London School of Economics and Political Science
MSc. in Economics and Finance, CEMFI
Bachelor's Degree and M.A. in Finance and Economics, Universidad de Navarra
Areas of Interest
* Empirical Asset Pricing
* Behavioral Finance
* Mutual Funds
* Credit Markets
* Systemic Risk
Prof. Antón received the Award of the Best Student in the Bachelor's Degree at the Universidad de Navarra, and the Graduate Teaching Assistant Price in the Department of Finance at the LSE. He was invited to participate with a full scholarship at the Yale Summer School in Behavioral Finance. He is a former Fundación Ramón Areces and Asociación de Amigos de la Universidad de Navarra scholar.
Prof. Antón's principal areas of academic and research activity include empirical asset pricing, the impact of institutional trading in asset prices, mutual fund performance, contagion in credit markets, and determinants of systemic risk.
Prof. Antón has been a visiting fellow at Harvard University, and has presented at international conferences such as the Western Finance Association meetings, the Whitebox Student Conference in Yale University, the Finance Forum in Spain, and the Royal Economic Society Ph.D. Conference in London. He has also given seminars in more than a dozen institutions, including Harvard Business School, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Rotman School of Management in Toronto, HEC Paris, Instituto de Empresa in Madrid, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, and others. He is also a research consultant to private institutions. Prior to his academic career, Prof. Antón worked for The Bank of New York, and for BBVA in the research department.