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SOM Finance Faculty Contribute to "Handbook of Behavioral Economics"

By: Nicholas C. Barberis May 7, 2019
Handbook of Behavioral Economics

The fall of 2018 saw the publication of the “Handbook of Behavioral Economics,” a landmark volume that summarizes three decades of intensive effort to improve our understanding of the economy through psychologically-realistic frameworks. The volume contains two chapters by SOM finance...

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Call for Papers: Whitebox Advisors Graduate Student Conference 2019

By: Electra Ferriello February 4, 2019
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Attention behavioral finance, economics and marketing PhD students!  The call for papers is now open for the 15th annual Whitebox Advisors Graduate Student Conference.  Click here for the call for papers and submit your paper by March 8th. You can also register to attend the conference on...

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Now Accepting Applications! Yale Summer School in Behavioral Finance 2019

By: Nicholas C. Barberis January 28, 2019
Summer School 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the Yale Summer School in Behavioral Finance 2019.  See below for program information and application criteria.  Click here for the pdf version. Yale Summer School in Behavioral Finance June 24 – June 28, 2019 Yale University, New Haven,...

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Popularity: A Bridge between Classical and Behavioral Finance

By: Electra Ferriello December 19, 2018
Roger Ibbotson

Professor Roger Ibbotson has been working on his latest monograph about “Popularity” and it was recently published online on the CFA Institute website. The book is titled, “Popularity: A Bridge Between Classical and Behavioral Finance,” by Roger G. Ibbotson, Thomas Idzorek, Paul...

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New and Improved Stock Market Confidence Indices Graphs

By: Electra Ferriello October 17, 2018
United States Stock Market Confidence Indices

The ICF is excited to share the new and improved graphs for the Stock Market Confidence Indices under the direction of Professor Robert Shiller and maintained by the International Center for Finance.  ICF Research Coordinator, Milad Nozari, has been working with several departments to revamp the...

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2018 Whitebox Advisors Graduate Students Named

By: Electra Ferriello February 12, 2018
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The five students are current PhD students: Taha Choukhmane, Minju Han, Cameron Peng, Guy Voichek, and Kevin Zhao. The students are currently working on coordinating the annual Whitebox Advisors Graduate Student Conference which draws top doctoral students from around the world to present...

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Reflections from a Whitebox Advisors Doctoral Fellowship Recipient

By: Leila Bengali August 22, 2017
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Being awarded a Whitebox Advisors Doctoral Fellowship was a wonderful surprise. Since then, I have had the opportunity to help organize and attend the 2017 Whitebox Advisors Graduate Student Conference, and have also been able to fund my first independent research projects. Assisting with the...

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Three YC Students work with Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller on Narrative Finance

By: William N. Goetzmann July 28, 2017
Herb Scarf RA's

Yale’s Herb Scarf Summer Research Program brought three Yale computer science majors to SOM for a summer of work on “Narrative Structures in Financial Media.”  Nidal Hishmeh, Jacob Hoops and Shah Khan worked with three professors: Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller, IFC Director William...

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