Robert Hauswald received his Ph.D. in Economics from Stanford University in 1995 and also holds M.S. degrees in Mathematics (Stanford) and Economics (London School of Economics). Before joining Kogod, he was an Assistant Professor of Finance at Kelley School of Business, Indiana University from 1997 to 2001, and visited Smith School of Business, University of Maryland from 2000 to 2002, where he previously held a joint appointment with the International Monetary Fund (1995 to 1997).
His research focuses on financial intermediation and regulation, corporate cooperation, financial contracting, project and corporate finance, and has been published in the Review of Financial Studies and the Journal of Financial Economics. His teaching interests include international financial management, advanced corporate finance, financial engineering including fixed income securities, and the management of financial institutions.