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Professor George Kapetanios
George Kapetanios is Professor of Finance and Econometrics at King's Business School.

Professor George Kapetanios

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Professor of Finance and Econometrics

Head of Department, Banking & Finance. Director of Data Analytics for Finance and Macro (DAFM) Research Centre.

Research subject areas

  • Banking & Finance

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George Kapetanios is Professor of Finance and Econometrics and Head of Department, Banking & Finance at King's Business School. He joined King's in September 2015. He holds an MSc from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a PhD from Cambridge University.  

Prior to joining King's he worked at the National Institute of Economic and Social Research and the Bank of England. He was Professor at Queen Mary, University of London, where he was also Head of the School of Economics and Finance between 2007 and 2014.

George's main research focuses are on the econometrics  of structural change, the analysis of large data sets and applications of these to empirical finance and macroeconomics. He has published widely in econometrics and finance.  He has been, and continues to be, heavily involved in the development of innovative postgraduate degrees in finance with a special focus on graduate employability.

George's Research Excellence Framework 2021 impact case study was called Developing New Forecasting Models at the Bank of England and the European Central Bank. Read the impact feature on this case study here.