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Vimal Balasubramaniam is pursuing his D.Phil in Financial Economics at the Saϊd Business School, University of Oxford.

He holds a Bachelors' degree in Economics from University of Madras, India, and a Masters' in Public Policy from the National University of Singapore. His research interests include household finance, asset pricing, international finance and macro-financial policy.

Job Boerma is a graduate student in Economics at the University of Oxford.

He completed his B.Sc. (Hons) in Economics at the University of Amsterdam in 2011. Before starting his graduate studies in 2012, he worked at the Research Department of the Dutch National Bank (DNB), at Credit Suisse, and the United Nations Populations Fund (UNFPA).

Gaurav Kankanhalli is an MSc student in the Financial Economics program at Saïd Business School, the University of Oxford.

He has completed his undergraduate degree in Economics and Management (2013) at Wadham College, University of Oxford.

Tarun Ramadorai is Professor of Financial Economics at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.

His main areas of research interest are asset pricing, international finance, hedge funds, and household finance, and he has published papers on these topics in leading international journals such as the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, and the Review of Financial Studies. 

Peter Tufano is Peter Moores Dean and Professor of Finance at Saïd Business School on 1 July 2011 and is a Professorial Fellow at Balliol College, University of Oxford.

He is a prolific scholar and course developer, a seasoned administrator and manager, a social entrepreneur, and an advisor to business and government leaders.

Shuang Zheng is an MSc student in the Financial Economics program at Saïd Business School, the University of Oxford.

He obtained a BEng degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Imperial College London. He was awarded the Governor's Prize upon his graduation. Shuang is a member of St Hugh’s College, Oxford.

Santosh Anagol is an Assistant Professor in the Business Economics and Public Policy Department at Wharton.

His research focuses on financial market issues in emerging markets. His dissertation studied inefficiencies in the Indian market for dairy cows and buffaloes, which are commonly purchased by microfinance borrowers. His teaching focuses on the effects of economic regulation on business. He received his PhD from Yale University in 2009 and his undergraduate degree from Stanford in 2002, and was a Fulbright Scholar to India in 2002-2003.

Steffen Andersen is a Professor of Economics at Copenhagen Business School.

John Y. Campbell is the Morton L. and Carole S. Olshan Professor of Economics at Harvard University.

Campbell served as President of the American Finance Association in 2005 and as President of the International Atlantic Economic Society in 2009. He is a Research Associate and former Director of the Program in Asset Pricing at the National Bureau of Economic Research, a Fellow of the Econometric Society and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy and Honorary Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford.

Kasper Meisner Nielsen is Associate Professor of Finance at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

Professor Nielsen previously taught at Chinese University of Hong Kong and Copenhagen Business School, and was a Research Fellow at Centre for Economic and Business Research in Copenhagen. He received a BS, a Master and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Copenhagen.

Ben Ranish is an Economist in the Banking Supervision and Regulation Division of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

Previously, he has obtained a PhD in Economics from Harvard University and a B.A. in Economics/Applied Math from the University of California, Berkeley.