Victoria Vanasco


Victoria Vanasco is a researcher at CREI and a BSE Affiliated Professor. Before coming to Barcelona she was Assistant Professor of Finance at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Victoria received her PhD in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley. She has a B.A. in Economics and a Master of Finance from Universidad Torcuato Di Tella in Argentina. Prior to attending Berkeley, she spent two years as a Junior Professional Associate at the World Bank, where she was part of the Finance Group for Latin America. Victoria Vanasco's research focuses on topics related to information asymmetries and their impact on financial markets and the real economy. 

Awards, Grants, and Honors

Working Papers


Open Access       Vladimir Asriyan and Victoria Vanasco

Security Design in Non-Exclusive Markets with Asymmetric Information

Review of Economic Studies, Vol.91, No 2, 690-719, March 2024, 10.1093/restud/rdad056
Open Access
Open Access       Brendan Daley, Brett Green and Victoria Vanasco

Designing Securities for Scrutiny

Review of Financial Studies, Vol.36, No 9, 3693–3737, September 2023, 10.1093/rfs/hhad013
Open Access
Open Access       Vladimir Asriyan, Dana Foarta and Victoria Vanasco

The Good, The Bad and The Complex: Product Design with Imperfect Information

American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Vol.15, No 2, 187–226, May 2023, 10.1257/mic.20210114
Open Access