Best Prof: Lucio Sarno

Lucio Sarno at City University's Cass School is among the best 40 business school profs under 40

Lucio Sarno at City University’s Cass School is among the best 40 business school profs under 40.

Lucio Sarno

Head of the Faculty of Finance and Associate Dean, Professor of Finance

Age: 39

Institution: City University London Cass Business School

Hometown: London

Marital Status: Married

Children: None

Education: University of Liverpool , PhD, Economics

University of Oxford, MA

University of Liverpool, MS, Economics

University of Salerno, Laurea in Economics and Finance

Courses: International Finance

Investment Management

Asset Pricing

Financial Econometrics


At Cass Since: 2009

Before Cass: University of Warwick, Warwick Business School (WBS):

University of Oxford

Columbia University

Director of Currency Research for AXA Investment Managers in London

What do the International Monetary Fund, European Central Bank, Central Bank of Norway, Bank of Canada, Central Bank of Colombia, Credit Suisse of London, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, and World Bank all have in common? Lucio Sarno. At just 39, this finance professor has been involved in policy advice, training, research, and consulting projects for monetary institutions and financial institutions around the globe. He is a research producing machine having authored over 60 articles in top economics and finance journals and more than 1,000 citations in the ISI Web of Knowledge.

(See “Lucio Sarno: Great Teaching Is About Relevance & Ethics“)

Students Say:

“In my opinion, Lucio is both an outstanding academic and a brilliant teacher. He is caring and supportive to his students. I personally find him an inspiring person as he is hard working, diverse, and efficient.”

“Working with Professor Sarno has been an enlightening and motivational experience. He is always intellectually challenging me, and a person who brings out the best in his students. He is respectful, very approachable and supportive.”

Lucio Sarno is among “The World’s 40 Best B-School Profs Under the Age of 40

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