Andrei Simonov, Ph.D.

Andrei Simonov, Ph.D.

Chairperson, Department of Finance, Philip J. May Endowed Professor of Finance, Michigan State University

Andrei Simonov is Philip J. May Endowed Professor of Finance and Chairperson of Finance Department at Michigan State University, a CEPR Research Fellow in the Financial Economics program, Scientific Director of Research Center for Empirical Finance at Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy (Moscow, Russia), and a Research Associate in Stockholm International Corporate Governance Institute. He received a Ph.D. in Finance from the European Institute of Business Administration (INSEAD, 2000). He also holds a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from Moscow State University. His research interests include asset pricing, individual portfolio decision, investment banking, mutual funds and behavioral finance.

Phone: 734.239.2744 | Email: simonov@msu.edu | Website: www.andreisimonov.com | Facebook: www.facebook.com/andrei.simonov | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/andrei-simonov-55a4a33/

The Disturbing Conflicts of Interest in Target Date Funds
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