Nils Friewald

Professor Nils Friewald

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Asset Pricing Market Microstructure


Nils Friewald is a Professor of Finance at the Norwegian School of Economics, a Research Affiliate in the Financial Economics program at the Centre for Economic Policy Research and an Associate Faculty member of the Vienna Graduate School of Finance. Prior to joining the Norwegian School of Economics in 2015 he was a Postdoctoral Fellow in Finance at the Vienna University of Economics and Business. His research fields are empirical asset pricing and market microstructure. Nils has published in the Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies and Journal of Financial Economics. His work has received several grants and awards including the Best Paper Award of the Midwest Finance Association and the Best Paper Award of the Chinese Finance Association. Nils earned his PhD in finance from the Vienna University of Economics and Business in 2009 and a Master in Business Informatics from Vienna University of Technology in 2004.


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Selected publications

Author(s) Title Publisher
Friewald, Nils; Jankowitsch, Rainer; Subrahmanyam, Marti G. Transparency and Liquidity in the Structured Product Market Review of Asset Pricing Studies Volume 7 (2); page 316 - 348; 2017
Friewald, Nils; Hennessy, Christopher A.; Jankowitsch, Rainer Secondary Market Liquidity and Security Design: Theory and Evidence from ABS Markets. The Review of financial studies Volume 29 (5); page 1254 - 1290; 2016
Friewald, Nils; Wagner, Christian; Zechner, Josef The Cross-Section of Credit Risk Premia and Equity Returns Journal of Finance Volume 69 (6); page 2419 - 2469; 2014
Friewald, Nils; Jankowitsch, Rainer; Subrahmanyam, Marti G. Illiquidity or Credit Deterioration: A Study of Liquidity in the Us Corporate Bond Market During Journal of Financial Economics Volume 105 (1); page 18 - 36; 2012
Friewald, Nils; Nagler, Florian Dealer inventory and the cross-section of corporate bond returns Economics Letters Volume 239 (0 pages); 2024
Friewald, Nils; Nagler, Florian; Wagner, Christian Debt Refinancing and Equity Returns Journal of Finance Volume 7 (4); page 2287 - 2329; 2022
Friewald, Nils; Nagler, Florian Over-the-Counter Market Frictions and Yield Spread Changes Journal of Finance Volume 74 (6); page 3217 - 3257; 2019
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Nils Friewald teaches Financial Engineering (FIE446), Programming with Applications in Finance at the master level at NHH.