Postdoctoral Researcher and Lecturer, Faculty of Mathematics and Statistics, University of St. Gallen (Switzerland)
Affiliated Researcher, Center for Risk Management Research, Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley (USA)

PhD in Mathematics (2011), University of Cambridge (UK)
Master of Advanced Studies in Mathematics, Part III of the Mathematical Tripos (2005), University of Cambridge (UK)
BSc in Mathematics (2004), American University in Cairo (Egypt)

Research Interests

About me

Ola Mahmoud

-- behavioral finance, behavioral economics

-- diversification

-- behavioral foundations of ESG/SRI

​-- decision theory

University of St. Gallen

Faculty of Mathematics and Statistics

​School of Economics and Political Science

Boadanstrasse 6, CH-9000 St. Gallen, Switzerland

ola.mahmoud [at]

University of California, Berkeley

Center for Risk Management Research

Department of Economics

​Berkeley, CA 94720-3880 USA

olamahmoud [at]