Bo Becker

Professor, Stockholm School of Economics


PhD, University of Chicago

Bo Becker is the Gösta Olsson Professor of Finance at the Stockholm School of Economics. Professor Becker holds a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, and previously worked at the University of Illinois and at Harvard. Professor Becker serves as an associate editor of the Review of Financial Studies, Management Science and Financial Management, is a Research Fellow of CEPR, and a Research Member of the ECGI. Professor Becker's research is on corporate finance, especially corporate credit markets. Recent topics include corporate bank lending, credit ratings, the covenants, and restructuring.