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Jeffrey Harris

Professor Department of Finance and Real Estate

Additional Positions at AU

  • Department Chair
  • Gary D. Cohn Goldman Sachs Chair in Finance
Dr. Jeffrey H. Harris is currently the Gary D. Cohn Goldman Sachs Chair in Finance at Kogod. Dr. Harris 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 Financial and Quantitative Analysis, the Journal of Futures Markets, the Review of Futures Markets and the Review of Financial Studies.


BA Physics University of Iowa MBA Finance University of Iowa PhD Finance The Ohio State University

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KSB - Finance and Real Estate
Kogod - 205
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(202) 885-6669 (Office)

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  • Spring 2017

    • FIN-685 Topics in Finance: Theory of Finance
    • Description

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