Steffen Sebastian is Professor of Real Estate Finance at the IRE|BS International Real Estate Business School and director at the Center for Finance at the University of Regensburg, Germany. Furthermore, he is a Research Associate of the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Mannheim. At ZEW, he works in close cooperation with the research unit "International Finance and Financial Management", especially within the Leibniz-Network "Real Estate and Capital Markets" (ReCapNet).

He holds a graduate diploma in Business Administration from the University of Mannheim (Germany) and from ESSEC (France). He also holds a Doctor degree from the University of Mannheim (Germany) and a Habilitation degree from Goethe-University, Frankfurt (Germany). His research focuses are indirect real estate investments, real estate indices, real estate derivatives and asset allocation. He has contributed to a number of academic journals and is a member of the editorial board of European Journal of Real Estate Research and the German Journal of Property Research. He is a member of the board of the European Real Estate Society (ERES) and head of the competence group “Indirect Investment” of the Society of Property Researchers, Germany .

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