Finance at Wharton

Finance at Wharton

Elevating the impact of business research in finance

Finance centers at the Wharton School serve as thought leaders for innovative research by supporting and disseminating cutting-edge work in areas including investment management, private equity, hedge funds, venture capital, quantitative finance, and fintech. We seek to enhance the understanding of financial markets and make research accessible, promoting collaboration and interdisciplinary research. We bridge theory and practice by engaging with students, faculty, and industry leaders, with a focus on preparing the next generation of top financial scholars and practitioners.

Areas of Focus

Foster research in finance that helps investors meet their goals

Equip the next generation of financial scholars and industry leaders

Promote diversity and inclusion in the investment industry

Explore critical questions and challenges in finance

Research Insights

As the undisputed leader in published academic business research, Wharton delivers tangible solutions that transform business practices and grow economic opportunities for all.

Knowledge at Wharton 


Dive into topical articles, podcasts, and videos through Wharton’s online business journal.

Centers, Initiatives & More

Recent Research From Pillar Faculty

Meet some of the Wharton faculty doing impactful work for Finance.

Joao F. Gomes

Senior Vice Dean of Research, Centers, and Academic Initiatives
Howard Butcher III Professor of Finance; Professor of Economics

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