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Dr. T. (Torsten) Jochem

Faculty of Economics and Business
Sectie Finance
Photographer: FEB

Visiting address
  • Plantage Muidergracht 12
  • Room number: M3.25
Postal address
  • Postbus 15953
    1001 NL Amsterdam
  • Profile

    Personal webpage


    Associate Professor in Finance

    Research areas

    Corporate governance, Executive compensation, Corporate finance; Cross-disciplinary governance topics


    • Ph.D. Economics, University of Pittsburgh, 2013
    • M.A. Economics, University of Pittsburgh, 2009
    • M.A. Intl Affairs (major: economic development), The New School (New York City), 2007
    • Dipl. Wirtschaftsinformatik (FH), Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, 2005
  • Research

    Please see personal webpage:

  • Teaching

    Current teaching

    • Corporate Governance (MSc in Finance)
    • Computational Finance (MSc in Finance; starting 2024)
    • Python bootcamp (Executive MSc in Finance)

    Prior teaching

    • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Finance (Executive MSc in Finance; ending 2024)
    • FinTech (MSc in Data Science and Business Analytics; ending 2024)
    • Thesis Supervision: 5 BSc; 110 MSc; 2 PhD (committee member)
    • Investment and Portfolio Theory (BSc in Econ & Finance, 2013-2018)
    • University of Pittsburgh (as lecturer during PhD):
      • Probability and Statistics for Business and Management (2010-2012)
      • Applied Statistical Methods (2012)
      • Money, Banking and the Financial System (2012)
      • Introduction to Macroeconomics (2010)
  • Publications





    • Jochem, T., Ladika, T., & Sautner, Z. (2018). The Retention Effects of Unvested Equity: Evidence from Accelerated Option Vesting. The Review of Financial Studies, 31(11), 4142–4186. Advance online publication. [details]



    • Jochem, T., Murtazashvili, I., & Murtazashvili, J. (2015). Social identity and voting in Afghanistan: evidence from a survey experiment. Journal of Experimental Political Science, 2(1), 47-62. [details]
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  • Ancillary activities
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