Joao F. Gomes

Joao F. Gomes

Howard Butcher III Professor of Finance

Currently on leave at the London Business School

Education
PhD, University of Rochester, 1997;
MA University of Rochester 1996;
BA, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 1991

Research Areas
Macroeconomics and Financial Markets;
Corporate Investment and Financing Decisions.

Current Projects
Equilibrium Credit Spreads and the Macroeconomy;
Taxes, Leverage, and Business Cycles.

Positions Held
Wharton School: 1997-present;
Ministry of Industry (Portugal): 1991-1992.

Representative Publications
Levered Returns (with L. Schmid), Journal of Finance (2010);
Durability of Output and Expected Stock Returns (with L. Kogan and M. Yogo), Journal of Political Economy (2009);
Equilibrium Cross Section of Returns, (with L. Kogan and L. Zhang) Journal of Political Economy (2003);
Financing Investment, American Economic Review (2001).


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