The Nippon Life Associate Professor of Finance
The Wharton School
Jules van Binsbergen conducts theoretical and empirical research in finance. His current work focuses on asset pricing, in particular the relationship between financial markets and the macro economy, and the organization, skill and performance of financial intermediaries. Some of his recent research focuses on the influence of financial market anomalies on real economic activity, measuring the skill of mutual fund managers and the term structure of cash flow growth and stock return predictability. Professor van Binsbergen’s research has appeared in leading academic journals, such as The American Economic Review, The Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics and the Journal of Monetary Economics. He received his Ph.D. from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. After obtaining his Ph.D. in 2008, he joined the faculty at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, where he received tenure in 2014. He joined the Wharton School in 2014.