Jeffrey Harris

Jeffrey Harris

Professor of Finance and Real Estate

Area of Expertise:
NASDAQ stock market; managed investment fund; day trading; initial public offerings (IPOs); electronic trading; futures trading in commodity markets; the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC); trading behavior
Additional Information:
Dr. Jeffrey Harris joined Kogod this fall as a tenured professor in the Finance department. Harris is currently the Gary D. Cohn Goldman Sachs Chair in Finance at Kogod. He has an extensive background in market microstructure and regulatory issues. He recently served as Chief Economist at the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, with prior experience as Visiting Academic at the Nasdaq Stock Market and at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. He has previously held faculty appointments as the Dean’s Chair in Finance at the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University, as the Collins Chair of Finance in the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University (visiting), at the University of Delaware, at the University of Notre Dame and at The Ohio State University. His research appears in the Energy Journal, European Financial Management, Financial Management, The Financial Review, the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Investment Management, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Journal of Futures Markets, the Review of Futures Markets and the Review of Financial Studies.
Foreign Language Fluency:
n/a
Academic Credentials:
n/a
Category:
Finance, investment, Futures market, stock market
Site/Profile:
http://www.american.edu/kogod/faculty/jharris.cfm