Ron Kaniel

Jay S. and Jeanne P. Benet Professor of Finance, Simon School of Business, University of Rochester

Ron Kaniel is the Jay S. and Jeanne P. Benet Professor of Finance at the Simon School of Business, University of Rochester. He has research interests in the areas of asset pricing, financial intermediation and investments. His research is focused on understanding mutual funds investment decisions and how they impact security prices, the impact of endogenous community effects on investors’ investment decisions and equilibrium prices, and the predictive role of changes in trading volume and investors’ order flow on security returns.

Kaniel has published articles in The Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Business, Operations research, and Mathematical Finance. His work has been cited multiple times in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times and the Washington Post. Prior to joining the Simon School in 2011 Kaniel was a faculty member at Duke University and the University of Texas at Austin, and was a Visiting Scholar at Stanford University.

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  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey