Eduardo S. Schwartz
California Professor of Real Estate, Professor of Finance, Anderson Graduate School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles
Ph.D., finance, and M.Sc., business administration, University of British Columbia
Summary of Experience
Professor Schwartz's wide-ranging research has focused on different dimensions in asset and securities pricing. Topics in recent years include interest rate models, asset allocation issues, evaluating natural resource investments, pricing Internet companies, the stochastic behavior of commodity prices, and valuing patent-protected R&D projects. His collected works include more than 100 articles in finance and economic journals, two monographs, an edited book, and a large number of monograph chapters, conference proceedings, and special reports. He is the winner of a number of awards for both teaching excellence and for the quality of his published work. He has been associate editor for more than a dozen journals, including the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, and the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. He is past president of the Western Finance Association and the American Finance Association. He is a fellow of the American Finance Association and the Financial Management Association International. He is a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research. He was awarded a Doctor Honoris Causa by the University of Alicante in Spain and by the Copenhagen Business School in Denmark, and a Catedra de Excelencia by the Universidad Carlos III in Madrid. He has also been a consultant to governmental agencies, banks, investment banks, and industrial corporations. He has served on the faculty at the University of British Columbia and as a visiting professor at the London Business School, the University of California at Berkeley, and the Universidad Carlos III in Madrid.