Faculty & Research

UCLA Anderson’s finance faculty are world-renowned and the finance area has long been recognized as one of the world's top-10 programs. Our faculty's backgrounds cover nearly all aspects of the field: asset pricing; derivatives; micro-structure; corporate finance; and investment finance. Their research is frequently published in the industry’s most respected publications.


Faculty Research in UCLA Anderson Review


Faculty Research Grants


The Fink Center supports faculty research by awarding annual grants to support research projects with strong publication potential in finance and related fields.
Meet the recipients of 2018-2019 grant cycle.

Mikhail Chernov

Professor of Finance

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Beatrice Michaeli

Assistant Professor of Accounting

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Stavros Panageas

Associate Professor of Finance

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Daniel Saavedra

Assistant Professor of Accounting

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Ph.D. Student Support

In conjunction with the Doctoral Program Office and the finance department, The Fink Center augments the resources available to all finance Ph.D. students by awarding summer research grants.

Meet our Finance Ph.D. Students