PhD scholarship in financial history – University of Antwerp

We currently have a vacancy at the University of Antwerp for 4 year PhD scholarship in financial history on ‘The predictability of returns and dividend growth rates: long-run evidence’, supervised by Jan Annaert and Marc Deloof. Using a unique stock and bond returns data set, the candidate will investigate the predictability of stock returns and dividend growth, taking into account institutional and economic factors.

We are looking for a candidate with a Master’s Degree in Finance, Economics, Business or equivalent, who has a strong interest in financial history, a good knowledge of quantitative techniques and at least a passive knowledge of French. Deadline for application is 9 August 2015. More information and link to application form at