Mattias is a Financial Economist in the Office of Corporate Finance in the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis at the Securities and Exchange Commission. He conducts economic analysis and research in support of the Commission’s rulemaking and policy development.
Mattias received a Ph.D. in Finance and a Master of Science in Economics and Business from Stockholm School of Economics in Sweden. Prior to joining the Securities and Exchange Commission in 2015, Mattias was a faculty member of the Department of Finance at the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado at Boulder, and prior to that an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute in MA.
Mattias is an expert in securities issuance, capital structure, corporate ownership and governance, and international financial market integration, and has published .his research in academic finance journals such as the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Journal of Quantitative Analysis, the Review of Financial Studies, and the Review of Finance.