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Waters, Brian Todd Assistant Professor


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research overview

  • My research interests include corporate and consumer finance with a focus on the design of optimal incentive and screening contracts. Other interests include venture capital and socially responsible investment.


  • Contract theory, information economics, adverse selection, sustainable, responsible, and impact investing



courses taught

  • FNCE 3030 - Investment and Portfolio Management
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018 / Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    Develops modern portfolio theory and applies it to pricing both individual assets and portfolios of assets. Topics include Markowitz portfolio selection model, capital asset pricing model, arbitrage pricing theory, bonds, portfolio performance measurement, and issues of market efficiency. Formerly FNCE 4030.


International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)

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