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Martin Holmén


Martin Holmén
Professor , Deputy Head
+46 31 786 6442

Room number: D-508
Postal Address: Box 640, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 41124 Göteborg

Department of Economics (More Information)
Box 640
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 411 24 Göteborg

About Martin Holmén

Professor Martin Holmen received his Ph.D. from University of Gothenburg in 1998 and after ten years at Stockholm University and Uppsala University he returned to University of Gothenburg in 2009. He is professor of corporate finance and since 2011 he is the director of the interdisciplinary Centre for Finance. His main research areas are corporate governance and experimental finance.

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Research areas

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Experimental Finance

Teaching areas

  • Corporate Finance
  • International Finance
  • Portfolio Management and Investments

Selected publications

Minority Shareholder Protection and Private Benefits of Control for Swedish Mergers
Holmén, Martin, Knopf, John
Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 39:1, s. 167-191, 2004

A Law and Finance Analysis of Initial Public Offerings
Holmén, Martin, Högfeldt, Peter
Journal of Financial Intermediation, 13, s. 324-358, 2004

Do option-like incentives induce overvaluation? Evidence from experimental asset markets
Holmén, Martin, Kirchler, Michael, Kleinlercher, Daniel
Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 40, s. 179-194, 2014

Inside Shareholders’ Effective Tax Rates and Dividends
Holmén, Martin, Knopf, John, Peterson, Stefan
Journal of Banking and Finance, 32, s. 1860-1869., 2008

Rank matters-The impact of social competition on portfolio choice
Dijk, Oege, Holmén, Martin, Kirchler, Michael
European Economic Review, 66, s. 97-110, 2014

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Fast and Slow Investments in Asset Markets: Influences on Risk Taking
Tommy Gärling, Dawei Fang, Martin Holmén, Patrik Michaelsen
Behavioral Finance Working Group Conference. London: 6-7 June 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution



Financial risk taking related to individual risk preference, social comparison, and competition
Tommy Gärling, Dawei Fang, Martin Holmen, Patrik Michaelsen
Behavioral Finance Working Group Conference. London: 12-13 June 2017, Conference contribution 2017
Conference contribution

Convex incentives in financial markets: an agent-based analysis
Annalisa Fabretti, Tommy Gärling, Stefano Herzel, Martin Holmén
Decisions in Economics and Finance, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Charity, incentives, and performance
Oege Dijk, Martin HoImén
Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Journal article 2017
Journal article


Employees on Corporate Boards
Tom Berglund, Martin Holmen
Multinational Finance Journal, Journal article 2016
Journal article

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