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Assistant Professor in Finance

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Academic Affiliations:


2013 - to date:     Assistant Professor in Finance at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

2014 - to date:     Candidate Fellow, Tinbergen Institute




2010 - 2013:        PhD in Finance, RSM Erasmus University Rotterdam

2012:                   Visiting PhD student, National University of Singapore

                            Business School

2008 - 2010:        Mphil in Finance (Cum Laude), RSM Erasmus University Rotterdam

2005 - 2008:        BA in Integrated Social Sciences, Jacobs University Bremen



Front-running of Mutual Fund Fire-sales (2013), Journal of Banking and Finance, 37(12), 4931-4942 (with Marno Verbeek)


Can Mutual Fund Investors Distinguish Good from Bad Managers? (2018), International Review of Finance, forthcoming (with Marno Verbeek)


Institutional Ownership and Future Stock Returns: An International Perspective (2018), International Review of Finance, forthcoming 

(with Evert Wipplinger)




2015: Research Travel Grant by the American Accounting Association

          (for the FARS Midyear Meeting)

2013: Best PhD Paper Award by the Financial Management Association

          (at the European Meeting)




2018: Northern Finance Association; Financial Management Association (Annual Meeting)

2017: World Finance Conference; Financial Management Association (European


2016: Financial Risks International Forum, Institut Louis Bachelier Paris; Australasian                    Banking and Finance Conference

2015: American Accounting Association FARS Midyear Meeting; Financial Management

          Association (US Meeting); Financial Research Network Australia*; Auckland Finance


2014: Colloquium on Financial Markets at the University of Cologne; RSM Erasmus

          University*; Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

2013: New Economic School Moscow; Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Robeco Asset

          Management; Financial Management Association European Meeting; Pacific Basin

          Finance, Economics, Accounting, and Management Conference

2012: Swiss Society for Financial Market Research; European Financial Management

          Symposium on Asset Management; Financial Management Association (European

          Meeting); RSM Erasmus University; National University of Singapore

2011: RSM Erasmus University


* denotes presentation by coauthor


Invited Discussions:


2014, 2016, 2018: Professional Asset Management Conference, RSM Erasmus University







TeodoR      Dyakov 

Contact details:


School of Economics and Business

VU University Amsterdam

De Boelelaan 1105

Office 7A70

1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlandsands


office: +31 20 59 82197