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Jeffrey H. Harris

Jeffrey H. Harris

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Chief Economist and Division Director, Division of Economic and Risk Analysis
Washington, DC, USA

Dr. Jeffrey H. Harris is the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Chief Economist and the Director of the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis. He is currently on leave from the Kogod School of Business at American University in Washington, D.C., where he is the Gary D. Cohn Goldman Sachs Chair in Finance. Dr. Harris has an extensive background in market microstructure and regulatory issues. He previously served as Chief Economist at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (2007-2010), with prior experience as a Visiting Academic Fellow at the Nasdaq Stock Market (2000-2001) and at the SEC (1999-2000). Prior to joining American University, he held faculty appointments as the Dean’s Chair in Finance at the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University, as the Collins Chair of Finance in the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University (visiting), and at the University of Delaware, the University of Notre Dame, and The Ohio State University.

Dr. Harris’s research has appeared in the Energy Journal, European Financial Management, Financial Management, The Financial Review, the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Investment Management, the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Journal of Futures Markets, the Review of Futures Markets and the Review of Financial Studies.

Dr. Harris holds an undergraduate degree and M.B.A. from the University of Iowa and a Ph.D. in Finance from The Ohio State University. 
Jeffrey H. Harris is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Economic and Risk Analysis - The SEC Speaks in 2018, Tuesday, February 27, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Economic and Risk Analysis - Economic and Risk Analysis, Tuesday, February 27, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Economic and Risk Analysis - Economic and Risk Analysis, Tuesday, February 27, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs The SEC Speaks in 2018, Saturday, March 03, 2018, Washington, DC

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