Dr. Danilo Wegner

Phd and MA in Economics, MSc and BSc in Business Administration

Senior Lecturer in Finance

Research and teaching specialties

Financial Crises, Financial Intermediation, Monetary Policy, Finance, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Quantitative Methods


Dr. Danilo Lopono Beteto Weger joined AIB in 2016, having worked previously at the University of Queensland (Australia). Danilo is currently a lecturer in finance, with a strong research interest in the modelling of financial crises, an area he became interested in during his period as a graduate student at the University of Southern California.

Originally from Brazil, Danilo began his formal training as an academic at the University of São Paulo. After completing his master studies, Danilo moved to Los Angeles to pursue a PhD degree in economics at USC, under the supervision of the highly respected Professor Michael Magill.

Danilo is a passionate about the field of finance and enjoys working with students on their formal learning journey.

Email: Danilo.Wegner@aib.edu.au

Publications and Presentations


Lopomo Beteto Wegner, D (2015) ‘Government insurance, information, and asset prices’, International Review of Economics and Finance, 37

Lopomo Beteto, D (2006) ‘The effects of non-synchronous trading in the Brazilian capital market’, Brazilian Business Review, 4, 28-41 (with Daniel Bergman)


Seminar Presentations:

Universität Hohenheim (2016); John Cabot University, University of Limerick, University of Basel (2015); University of Rostock (2014); Bank of Canada, Bank of Mexico, New Economic School, Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy, The University of Queensland (2013); University of Southern California (2012)


Conference Presentations:

Australian Conference of Economists (2015); Australasian Finance and Banking Conference (2014); Brazilian Finance Meeting (2007); Brazilian Finance Meeting (2006)