Chris Brooks

Professor of Finance and Director of Research (ICMA)

Chris Brooks is Professor of Finance and Director of Research at the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) Centre at Henley Business School.

He was formerly Professor of Finance at Cass Business School, London. Chris has a PhD and a BA in economics and econometrics from the University of Reading.

His areas of research interest include asset pricing, fund management, behavioural finance, financial history, and econometric analysis and modelling in finance and real estate. He is published widely in these fields and has authored more than a hundred articles in leading academic and practitioner journals.

Chris is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and is well known as the author of the first introductory-level econometrics textbook targeted at finance students, ‘Introductory Econometrics for Finance’ (Cambridge University Press, 2014), now in its third edition and which has now sold more than 60,000 copies worldwide.