Dr. George Dotsis is a Lecturer in Finance at the Department of Economics of the National and Kapodestrian University of Athens. He holds a BSc in Economics from Athens University of Economics and Business, an MSc in Mathematical Finance from Cass Business School and a PhD in Finance from Athens University of Economics and Business. From 2006- 2011, he was a Lecturer and Senior Lecturer at Essex Business School, University of Essex. His research interests are in the area of asset pricing, derivatives valuation and financial econometrics. His work has been published in the Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Futures Markets and European Journal of Finance.