Welcome to my Website. I am a junior professor at the department for management and applied microeconomics at Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany. I am also a member of the SAFE-(Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe) research team. My work focuses on identifying behavioral biases which affect decision making in general and financial decisions in particular. In general my research interests include
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Behavioral Finance
  • Experimental Economics
  • Microeconomic Theory
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

Sascha Baghestanian
House of Finance, Goethe University
Grüneburgplatz 1, Room 4.12
Frankfurt am Main, D-60323




(0049) 69 798 34505


Some of my work:
Work in Progress
  • Prior Outcomes and Instability in Experimental Credit Markets
    with Baptiste Massenot and Ferdinand von Siemens
  • Peer Effects and Risk Allocation in Experimental Asset Markets
    with Joel van der Weele and Paul Gortner
  • Optimism, Overcon dence, Risk-Aversion, Financial Literacy and Gender: Decomposing Household Investment Decisions
    with Euler de Mello

The pictures used in the design of the homepage were purchased at fotolia.