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Bezirgen Veliyev


Associate Professor

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Areas of expertise

  • Financial Econometrics
  • Machine Learning
  • Microeconometrics
  • Quantitative Finance

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Bezirgen Veliyev is an Associate Professor at the Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University.  He has obtained his PhD in 2012 from the University of Vienna. He is a research fellow at CoRE-Center for Research in Energy: Economics and Markets, and Danish Finance Institute.


Bezirgen's main research interests are within financial econometrics, machine learning, microeconometrics, and quantitative finance. He has published in top field journals such as Journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of Econometrics, Econometric Theory, Journal of Financial Econometrics, Journal of Banking & Finance.

Teaching activities

Bezirgen currently teaches Machine Learning for Business Intelligence 1, and Economic Forecasting. In the past, he has taught various other courses including Advanced Financial Econometrics, Fixed Income Analysis, Causal Inference, and Introduction to Empirical Economics.

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