Research & Initiatives

ICF Fellows are constantly producing new and exciting research in the field of financial economics covering a wide range of asset pricing and corporate finance topics including hedge funds, real estate, pension plans, corporate governance, mutual funds, derivatives, and much more.


Conferences and Seminars

Conferences and Seminars

The Yale ICF Hedge Fund Research Initiative is a program to actively investigate hedge funds as an asset class and the range of issues related to their management.

Behavioral Research

Behavioral Research

A leading center for research in behavioral decision-making, behavioral economics, and behavioral finance, the ICF's efforts in these fields have been helped immeasurably by the generous support of Andrew Redleaf of Whitebox Advisors.

Hedge Funds Research

Hedge Funds Research

The Yale ICF Hedge Fund Research Initiative is a program to actively investigate hedge funds as an asset class and the range of issues related to their management.

Financial History Research

Financial History Research

The Yale Collection of Historical Securities is a collaborative project between ICF and Yale's Beinecke Library. These securities represent important innovations in the history of capital markets.