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Reena Aggarwal

Robert E. McDonough Professor of Finance
Founding Director, Georgetown Psaros Center for Financial Markets and Policy

James J. Angel

Associate Professor of Finance

Jennie Bai

Associate Professor of Finance

Turan Bali

Robert S. Parker Chair of Business Administration and Finance

James Bodurtha

Associate Professor of Finance

Chris Brummer

Agnes N. Williams Research Professor of Law
Faculty Director, Institute of International Economic Law

George Comer

Associate Professor of Finance
Co-Director, Georgetown Reach

Sandeep Dahiya

Associate Professor of Finance
Akkaway Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship

Allan Eberhart

Professor of Finance
Senior Associate Dean, Master of Science in Finance Program

Gilles Hilary

Houston Professor of Accounting

Bardia Kamrad

Professor, Senior Associate Dean for Executive Degree Programs
Academic Director for the Executive MBA (EMBA) Program
Professor of Operations and Information Management (OPIM)

Andreas T. Kern

Associate Teaching Professor at the McCourt School of Public Policy

Allison P. Koester

Saleh Romeih Associate Professor of Accounting

Claire Liang

Associate Teaching Professor

R. David McLean

William G. Droms Professor
Finance Area Coordinator

Vladimir Mukharlyamov

Assistant Professor of Finance

Lee Pinkowitz

Associate Professor
Associate Director of Student Engagement, Georgetown Center for Financial Markets and Policy

Alberto Rossi

Provost’s Distinguished Associate Professor of Finance
Director, AI, Analytics and Future of Work Initiative

Hillary Sale

Agnes Williams Sesquicentennial Professor of Law
Associate Dean for Strategy

Jason D. Schloetzer

William and Karen Sonneborn Term Associate Professorship
Accounting Area Coordinator

Quan Wen

Assistant Professor of Finance

Rohan G. Williamson

Vice Provost for Education
Bolton Sullivan/Thomas A. Dean Professor in International Business and Finance

Xiaofei Zhao

Associate Professor of Finance

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Crypto Fees Are High. The Stock Market May Hold the Answer.

What continued to help propel the securities industry to being an economic juggernaut was consolidation and a broader diversification of services and sources of revenue, areas like research, mutual and exchange-traded funds, wealth management and banking services, says Reena Aggarwal, director of Georgetown University’s Psaros Center for Financial Markets and Policy.

September 16, 2022

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David Vandivier Appointed Executive Director of the Psaros Center for Financial Markets and Policy

The Psaros Center for Financial Markets and Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business (“Psaros Center”) announced today the appointment of David Vandivier as executive director. Vandivier brings over two decades of experience at the highest levels of financial policy to the new role, including in the White House, U.S. Treasury Department, U.S. Senate and, most recently, BNY Mellon, where he was Co-Head of Government Affairs.

September 14, 2022

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How we can regulate stablecoins now—without congressional action

Legal scholars Howell Jackson, Timothy Massad (the former CFTC chairman) and Dan Awrey are out with a new regulatory framework for stablecoins this morning that they say could be pursued without new legislation. The framework, which would require buy-in from banking and market regulators, would involve the Comptroller of the Currency authorizing a national trust bank charter – operating under a bank – to issue stablecoins through a dedicated trust vehicle.

August 16, 2022