3rd Annual 4nations Cup

“The nation that delivers the best young finance scholars raises the cup after a day of fierce battle.”

Contest among the most promising young finance professors in Europe (PhD < 10 years ago). These scholars will compete through ‘mini seminars.’ These 40-minutes seminars are given by candidates from Great-Britain, Italy, Holland, and Switzerland. Join us and be part of the audience that votes for the best nation this year.

FURTHER INFORMATION: For more information and registration: http://www.4nations.org.

DATE: May 2, 2014

VENUE: Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

The contestants selected for this year’s tournament are:


  • Alex Edmans (LBS)
  • Dong Lou (LSE)


  • Nicola Gennaioli (Bocconi)
  • Nicolas Serrano-Velarde (Bocconi)


  • Oliver Spalt (Tilburg U)
  • Patrick Verwijmeren (Erasmus U)


  • Ruediger Fahlenbrach (EPFL)
  • Per Oestberg (U Zürich)