Péter Csóka received an MSc in economics from Corvinus University of Budapest in 2003. He obtained his PhD in economics from Maastricht University in 2008. His thesis is entitled Risk management from a microeconomic perspective, his supervisors were P. Jean-Jacques Herings and László Á. Kóczy. He is doing research in risk measures, risk sharing, game theory, corporate finance and general equilibrium theory. He has a position at Corvinus University of Budapest since 2008; in 2011 he was promoted to associate professor. He joined the institute in February 2011.