About me


Lotta Moberg, PhD, CFA

Author, Founder, Co-CIO
ViviFi Ventures

Financial thought leadership and analysis from an Austrian economics perspective.

I study how policies, politics, and institutional developments affect economies of countries around the world. I sit on the Board of Trustees of the CFA Institute Research Foundation and am co-chair of the Education Advisory Group of CFA Society Chicago.

I explore the economic foundations of finance to dissect and explain the prosperity of countries, growth of markets, and the institutional and politcal drivers of financial returns.


I am the author of The Political Economy of Special Economic Zones and have published articles releated to special economic zones, tax policy, and municipal bankruptcy.

New venture capital

As an angel investor and advisor to emerging, high-growth technology companies, I help craft the world's future.


Examine my research here.

Other writings

All of my other writings and posts are here.