Lars Lochstoer

Associate Professor of Finance


Lars Lochstoer’s main research interest is asset pricing, where he focuses on the relation between the real economy and financial markets, as well as the pricing of derivative instruments. Lochstoer joined the UCLA Anderson faculty as associate professor of finance from Columbia University, where he was Gantcher Associate Professor of Business. Prior to his academic career, Lochstoer worked as a quantitative analyst at Carnegie Asset Management in Norway.

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Aerial view of two bridges over water with a dinghy passing underneath Research Brief / Investing

Why Risk and Reward Don’t Always Move in Concert

Investors initially underreact to volatility, then overreact

Monochrome picture of children cheering Research Brief / Investing

When Younger Investors Overreact to News, Others Feel It

Inexperienced investors, lacking historical context, impact markets