Timo Rothovius


Laskentatoimen ja rahoituksen yksikkö, Rahoitus
029 449 8430
Wolffintie 34, 65200 Vaasa
Tervahovi D345
Keskiviikko 15-16, opetusperiodeilla


Major Current Public Positions:

Professor of Accounting and Finance, University of Vaasa

Chairman of the Finnish Shareholders, Helsinki

Member of the ESMA IMS, Paris (ESMA = European Union financial regulatory and supervisiory authority)

Member of the board, FINE Securities Executive Committee, Helsinki

Member of the supervisory board, GSF, Nationwide (GSF = The Graduate School of Finance)


Teaching 2019-2020:

Managing Master's Thesis in Finance

Master's Thesis Group

Introduction to Finance


Publications in refereed journals 2019:


Investigating the Association between Oil VIX and Equity VIX: Evidence from China. DOI: 10.1142/9789811210242_0002. June 2020. With J. Nikikinen and A. Dutta.

Energy sector uncertainty decomposition: A new approach based on implied volatilities. Applied Energy 2019, 248, 141-148. With J. Nikkinen. (Impact Factor: 8.426, SJR: 3.455, JUFO: 3).

The EIA WPSR release, OVX and crude oil internet interest. Energy 2019, 166, 131-141. With J. Nikkinen. (Impact Factor: 5.537, SJR: 2.048, JUFO: 3, Chamber of Commerse Price of outstanding research).

Market specific seasonal trading behavior in NASDAQ OMX electricity options. Journal of Commodity Markets 2019, 13, 16-29. With J. Nikkinen.

Impact of the 2008-2009 financial crisis on the external and internal linkages of European frontier stock markets. Global Finance Journal, July 2019. With J. Nikkinen and V. Piljak.

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