Edward Eagle Brown Professor of Economics and Finance
Monetary policy and financial markets.
Clinical Professor of Strategic Management
Strategic and organizational decision making, strategic planning, and market analysis.
Clinical Professor of Economics; Deputy Dean for the Full-Time MBA Program
Policies and practices that dictate behavior within organizations and their relation to firm performance.
Kroszner, Randall S.
Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics
Regulation of financial institutions, international financial crises, the Great Depression, monetary economics, corporate governance, debt restructuring and bankruptcy, corporate governance, and political economy.
Joseph Sondheimer Professor of International Economics, Finance, and Accounting
Corporate transparency, international accounting, the interaction between financial disclosure and capital markets or firms’ financing decisions, cost of capital, securities regulation, and financial statement analysis.
McGill, Ann L.
Sears Roebuck Professor of General Management, Marketing, and Behavioral Science
Consumer and managerial decision making with special emphasis on causal explanations, comparative processes, and the use of imagery in product choice.
Charles P. McQuaid Professor of Finance
Liquidity, stock valuation, predictability, portfolio choice, mutual fund performance, the cost of capital, Bayesian learning, and IPOs.
Risen, Jane L.
Professor of Behavioral Science
Interplay between rational and intuitive thinking, magical thinking, one-shot illusory correlations and stereotype formation, reactions to questionable apologies, and beliefs that people form to manage their emotions.
Chair, Leon Carrol Marshall Professor of Accounting
Disclosure regulation, the economic consequences of disclosure policies, and accounting measurement rules.
Schrager, James E.
Clinical Professor of Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management
Effect of corporate strategy on firm performance, boards of directors, entrepreneurship, and new business ventures; strategy for the automobile industry and the manner in which private equity firms have entered that sector.
Skinner, Douglas J.
Deputy Dean for Faculty and Eric J. Gleacher Distinguished Service Professor of Accounting
Corporate financial reporting and disclosure practice (including earnings management, management earnings forecasts, earnings guidance, the effects of stockholder litigation on disclosure practices, and financial reporting practices in Japan), corporate payout policy (stock repurchases, dividend policy, and the effects of employee stock options), and the interactions among these policies.
Stole, Lars A.
David W. Johnson Professor of Economics and Academic Director of the Executive Education Program
Focuses on price discrimination and competition, industrial economics, the economics of contracts and organizations, and nonmonetary exchange.
Bruce Lindsay Professor of Economics and Public Policy
Financial intermediation, corporate finance, and consumer finance. Corporate Liquidity management, revolving credit facilities, syndicated loans, financial covenant violations, corporate investment policy, and subprime mortgages.
Associate Dean for Evening and Weekend MBA Programs and Program Innovation
J. Baum Harris Professor of Economics
Interactions of firm structure, market structure, and productivity. Industries include airlines, mutual funds, retail e-commerce, construction materials, and automotive manufacturing, among others.
Thaler, Richard H.
Charles R. Walgreen Distinguished Service Professor of Behavioral Science and Economics; Director of the Center for Decision Research
Behavioral economics and finance, the psychology of decision making.
Topel, Robert H.
Isidore Brown and Gladys J. Brown Distinguished Service Professor in Urban and Labor Economics;
Markets and prices, human capital, the economics of law, energy economics and policy, and health economics; pricing strategies by firms with market power, the value of health improvements, national security, and reform of welfare-state policies.
Professor of Marketing
Consumer and managerial decision making and its implications for marketing management; goals and motivations, self-control, decision making over time, and customer relationship management (e.g., reward/loyalty programs and incentive systems).
Roman Family Professor of Finance
Asset pricing, especially on the effect of economic uncertainty on equity valuation and volatility, as well as on the pricing of bonds and options.
John P. and Llillian A. Gould Professor of Behavioral Science
Decision making under risk and uncertainty, behavioral decision making.
Robert C. McCormack Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance; Director, George J. Stigler Center for the Study of the Economy and the State
Corporate governance, financial development, political economy, regulatory capture, campaign finance, the economic effects of culture, the effect of the financial crisis on the political support for markets, the level of trust Americans have toward their financial system.