Jörg Stahl has a PhD in Economics, Finance and Management from Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain. He holds an MSc in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra and a Master in Business Administration from University St. Gallen, Switzerland. He is associate professor at the Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics. His principal areas of interest are in corporate finance with a particular focus on the interaction of the corporate field and the political environment.