Peter Francis Pope


I am Full Professor of Accounting at Bocconi University and Emeritus Professor of Accounting at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Prior to joining Bocconi, I held positions as full professor at LSE, Cass (now Bayes) Business School in London, Lancaster Management School and Strathclyde Business School; and visiting professor positions at, inter alia, Chinese University Hong Kong, New York University, Monash University and University of California (Berkeley). I hold PhD and MA degrees from Lancaster University and a BCom degree from Liverpool University.

Full Professor

I have published extensively in leading journals including The Journal of FinanceThe Accounting ReviewJournal of Accounting ResearchReview of Accounting Studies and Contemporary Accounting Research. I am a Senior Editor of Journal of Business Finance & Accounting.

I have served as the Academic Coordinator of the Institute of Quantitative Investment Research (INQUIRE) since 1991 and have served as a consultant to a number of firms in the investment management industry.

Research interests

My research focuses on capital markets and international equity valuation, with particular reference to the role of fundamentals in pricing and the analysis of securities risk. 

Selected Publications