Brenda Spotton Visano

University Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies · York University

Spotton Visano engages a variety of research methods to examine ways to improve access to basic financial services for low income Canadians.

Financial Literacy Economic Literacy Social Justice Financial Education Community Outreach

Yaniv Konchitchki

Associate Professor | Distinguished Teaching Fellow | Founder and Faculty Director, Berkeley Fintech Program | Lead Fintech Researcher, Wells Fargo Lab for Banking & Financial Services · UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

A pioneering researcher on financial-based solutions to the world's grand challenges

Financial-based Solutions to World’s Grand Challenges Interdisciplinary Capital Markets Asset Pricing Macro-Accounting Financial Reporting

Xiao-Jun Zhang

Professor | Michael Chetkovich Chair in Accounting | Distinguished Teaching Fellow · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Accounting and Finance Financial Statement Analysis Asset Pricing

Gregory F. Udell

Professor of Finance · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Professor Udell has more than sixty publications on topics such as contracting, credit, monetary policy and financial intermediation.

Finance Banking Economics Entrepreneurial Finance Credit Research

Dr. Robert E. Roush

Professor and Director · Texas Consortium for Geriatrics Education and Care

Dr. Roush trains healthcare professionals about the role of age-related changes in making executive decisions about finances.

Education and Training Active Ageing Lifelong Learning Ageing in Place Frailty

James M. Wahlen

Chairperson of Accounting · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Dr. Wahlen's teaching and research interests focus on financial accounting, financial statement analysis, and the capital markets.

Capital Markets Accounting and Finance Banking and Capital markets Risk Management Financial Analysis

Camelia Kuhnen

Professor of Finance, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School · UNC-Chapel Hill

Camelia Kuhnen is an expert in neuroeconomics, behavioral finance and corporate finance.

Finance Neuroeconomics Financial Economics Corporate Finance Behavioral Finance

Bill Reichenstein, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Investments · Baylor University

Dr. Reichenstein researches Social Security benefits, how retirees can lengthen the longevity of financial portfolios and other tax issues

Social Security Financial Planning Retirement Investing Tax-based Investment Strategies Finance

Joyce Kim

Stellar cofounder · Stellar

“Dream big and dare to fail.” – Norman Vaughan

Financial Inclusion Distributed Systems Nonprofit Leadership fintech Technology

Laureen Maines

Executive Associate Dean of Faculty and Research · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Professor Laureen Maines became Associate Dean of Faculty and Research in 2013.

Financial Accounting Managerial Accounting Behavioural Decision Theory

Ahmet Karagozoglu

Professor of Finance · Hofstra University

C.V. Starr Distinguished Professor in Finance and Investment Banking

Financial Modeling Computational Finance Derivatives Markets Advanced Derivatives Modeling Time Series Analysis of Financial Data

Lana Gilbertson

Senior Vice-President · MNP Ltd.

Licensed Insolvency Trustee with experience in speaking & media on consumer bankruptcy and insolvency, and personal finance.

Insolvency & Restructuring Bankruptcy Consumer Proposals Personal Finance Financial Literacy

Dr. Debra Whitman

Chief Public Policy Officer · AARP

Debra Whitman, PhD, is an economist and expert on aging issues with extensive experience in national policymaking and global research.

Public Policy Active Ageing Elder Abuse Retirement Human Rights

Lissa Broome, J.D.

Wells Fargo Professor of Banking Law, School of Law & Director, Center for Banking and Finance · UNC at Chapel Hill

Lissa Broome is the Wells Fargo professor of banking law and director of the Center for Banking and Finance.

Banking Law Commercial Law Contracts Corporate Board Diversity Public Policy

Panos N. Patatoukas

Associate Professor | The L.H. Penney Chair in Accounting | Distinguished Teaching Fellow · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Expert on micro and macro interdisciplinary capital markets research

Properties of financial accounting data and corporate financial reporting Financial statement analysis and corporate valuation Cross-industry economic links and value creation along the supply chain Forecasting and nowcasting economic activity using financial accounting data Measurement of economic activity in national accounts

Messod Daniel Beneish

Professor of Accounting · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Messod D. Beneish’s professional interests include detecting financial statement fraud, mergers and acquisitions, and financial distress.

Financial Distress Accounting Financial Statement Fraud Mergers and Acquisitions Economics

Jo Carrillo

Professor of Law · UC Hastings College of the Law

Contacts: carrillo@uchastings.edu

California Community Property Comparative Marital Property Community Property Systems in the U.S. and Beyond Economic and financial aspects of intimpate partnerships Archival Research About the Representation of Law in Culture

Lisa Kramer

Professor of Finance · University of Toronto

Lisa Kramer studies the way human characteristics play a role in investor decisions and financial markets

Behavioral Finance Investment Financial Market Seasonality Empirical Finance Behavioral Economics

Mr. Don M. Blandin

President and CEO · Investor Protection Trust

Don M. Blandin was appointed President and CEO of the Investor Protection Trust in June 2004

Pensions Retirement Public Policy Coalitions Elder Fraud and Financial Exploitation

Andrei Simonov

Professor · Michigan State University

An expert in US and international stock markets, institutional and individual investors, investment banking and behavioral finance.

International Finance Behavioral Finance Financial Services Asset Management