Professor Andrei Semenov graduated from Université de Montréal with a PhD degree in Economics. In 2003, he joined the Department of Economics at York University, Toronto.
Professor Semenov's research interest focuses on theoretical and empirical asset pricing, risk management, behavioral finance, and the econometrics of financial markets. He has an extensive publication record in leading international journals. Professor Semenov has received a number of honors, fellowships, and awards, including the Ben Graham Center for Value Investing Award for the best paper in areas related to asset pricing, market anomalies, and behavioral finance presented at the Annual Conference of the Multinational Finance Society (Jerusalem, 2019) and the Stephen A. Ross Best Paper Award for the best article published in Finance Research Letters in 2006.
Professor Semenov has served as a session organizer, session Chair, reviewer, and member of the program committee for numerous scientific conferences, as well as a reviewer for several leading scholarly journals. He is currently an Associate Editor of the British Journal of Economics, Management & Trade and a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Stock & Forex Trading.