Jón Daníelsson is director of the ESRC funded Systemic Risk Centre at the London
School of Economics
Jón received his PhD in economics from Duke University, where his dissertation focussed on
stochastic volatility. His research interests include systemic risk, financial risk forecasting and financial
Jón has written two books,
Financial Risk Forecasting
and Global Financial Systems: Stability and Risk and
published a number of articles in leading academic journals.