Peter Kondor studies asset pricing with frictions, information and learning and delegated portfolio management. He was an assistant professor in Finance at the University of Chicago before joining the CEU. His research focuses liquidity fluctutations in asset markets, information and learning and delegated portfolio management. He is winner of the Smith Breeden First Prize for best paper in asset pricing in the Journal of Finance in 2009. He also has publications in the leading economics journals including the American Economic Review and the Review of Economic Studies. He is the member of the Editorial Board of both the Review of Economics Studies and the Journal of Finance. Kondor earned his master's degree in economics from the Central European University in 2002, and a PhD in finance from the London School of Economics in 2006.