Associate Professor of Finance, Department of Finance, LSE
Director, Systemic Risk Centre
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Jon Danielsson


Jon Danielsson is one of the two Directors of the Centre. He holds a PhD in economics from Duke University and is currently Associate Professor of Finance at LSE.  His research interests cover systemic risk, financial risk, econometrics, economic theory and financial crisis.

Jon has written two books, Financial Risk Forecasting and Global Financial Systems: Stability and Risk and published a number of articles in leading academic journals.

His main research webpage is , whilst his LSE staff page is here. Jon’s blogs can be found on