Loriano Mancini is Assistant Professor of Finance at the Swiss Finance Institute at EPFL. Before joining EPFL in 2009, he was Assistant Professor of Finance at the Swiss Banking Institute at the University of Zurich. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics and Finance from the University of Lugano and was a Research Fellow at the Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering at Princeton University. His main research interests are financial econometrics, empirical asset pricing, and international finance. His work is published in finance and econometrics journals such as Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, or Journal of the American Statistical Association.