Financial Economics Institute

Affiliated Faculty


Sven Arndt

Prof. Sven Arndt is the Charles M. Stone Professor of Money, Credit, and Trade at Claremont McKenna College. He specializes in international trade and money and finance.

George Batta

Prof. George Batta is an Assistant Professor of Economics-Accounting at Claremont McKenna College and he specializes in financial analysis, credit analysis, and valuation.

Murat Binay

Prof. Murat Binay is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at CMC who has expertise in corporate finance, investments, and institutional investors.

Richard Burdekin

Prof. Richard Burdekin, Jonathan B. Lovelace Professor of Economics at Claremont McKenna College, specializes in money and banking.

Henrik Crongvist

Prof. Henrik Cronqvist, McMahon Family Associate Professor of Corporate Finance and George R. Roberts Fellow at CMC, specializes in empirical corporate finance and governance and behavioral finance.

Gary Evans

Prof. Gary Evans is the Ruth and Harvey Berry Professor of Entrepreneurial Leadership at Harvey Mudd College. He specializes in enterprise and entrepreneurship, financial institutions, and small business development.

Darren Filson

Prof. Darren Filson, Associate Professor of Economics at Claremont McKenna College and Director of Graduate Programs at the Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, specializes in industrial organization and corporate policy.

Ananda Ganguly

Prof. Ananda Ganguly, the Morcos Massoud Associate Professor of Accounting, has interests in behavioral accounting and economic decision-making and specializes in investors’ and accountants’ decision-making. He also specializes on the interface between individual decision-making and aggregate market outcomes.

Eric Helland

Prof. Eric Helland, William F. Podlich Professor of Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow at Claremont McKenna College, specializes in law and economics and industrial organization.

Eric Hughson

Prof. Eric Hughson, the Don and Lorraine Freeberg Professor of Economics and Finance at Claremont McKenna College, specializes in financial economics. He is also the Associate Director of the Financial Economics Institute.

Matthew Magilke

Prof. Matthew Magilke is an Associate Professor of Economics-Accounting at CMC and specializes in capital markets and empirical financial accounting research.

Marc Massoud

Prof. Marc Massoud is the Robert A. Day Distinguished Professor of Accounting and Director of the Accounting Program at Claremont McKenna College, and specializes in financial accounting.

Lisa Meulbroek

Prof. Lisa Meulbroek is the Fritz B. Burns Professor of Finance at Claremont McKenna College, and specializes in executive compensation, risk management, and insider trading. She is also the Director of the Financial Economics Institute.

Josh Rosett

Prof. Josh Rosett is the Curb Family Associate Professor of Business and Law and George R. Roberts Fellow at Claremont McKenna College and specializes in financial reporting, intangible asset measurement and firm valuation.

Gary Smith

Prof. Gary Smith is the Fletcher Jones Professor of Economics at Pomona College, and specializes in investments, financial markets, and statistics.

Janet Kiholm

Prof. Janet Kiholm Smith, the Von Tobel Professor of Economics at Claremont McKenna College, specializes in industrial organization and new venture finance. She is also the Director of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Mitch Warachka

Prof. Mitch Warachka, Associate Professor of Economics at Claremont McKenna College, specializes in asset pricing, corporate governance, and derivatives.

Marc Weidenmier

Prof. Marc Weidenmier, Robert J. Lowe Professor of Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow at CMC, specializes in monetary and financial history. He is also the Director of the Lowe Institute of Political Economy.

Thomas Willet

Prof. Thomas Willett is the Horton Professor of Economics, holding joint appointments at Claremont McKenna College and Claremont Graduate University. He specializes in international finance and public policy.

Fan Yu

Prof. Fan Yu the Gordon C. Bjork Professor of Financial Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow at CMC, has interests in investments, derivatives, fixed income securities, credit risk modeling, fixed income and credit arbitrage strategies, credit and operational risk management, corporate governance and the cost of debt, and real options.

Paul Zak

Prof. Paul Zak is Professor of Economics at the School of Politics and Economics and the Director of the Center for Neuroeconomics Studies, both at the Claremont Graduate University. He specializes in neuroeconomics, macroeconomics, finance and General Equilibrium Theory.



Financial Economics Institute
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Claremont, CA 91711-6400
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