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Lukas Roth joined the faculty of the Alberta School of Business at the University of Alberta as an Assistant Professor in 2009 and was appointed Associate Professor of Finance in 2015 (with tenure). Lukas has held visiting positions at the Pennsylvania State University, University of Zurich, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology of Lausanne (EPFL), and the Development Bank of Japan. Lukas’ research is focused primarily on corporate finance and includes issues in corporate governance, sustainable finance, international finance, and law and economics. His research has been published in leading academic journals, including the Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, and Journal of Accounting Research, as well as practitioner-oriented journals, such as the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance. Lukas is currently teaching in the undergraduate and masters programs at the Alberta School of Business.

Research Interests

Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Sustainable Finance, Law and Economics, Regulation, Disclosure

Working Papers


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