Phd, Harvard University, 2000; AB, Harvard College, 1996
Academic Positions Held
Wharton: 2003-present. Previous appointments: Stern School of Business, New York University
Jessica Wachter serves on the board of directors of the American Finance Association. She is currently an associate editor at the Review of Financial Studies, the Journal of Economic Theory, and Mathematics and Financial Economics. She has been a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research since 2008. Her research interests include asset pricing models that incorporate rare events, models of portfolio allocation, and financial econometrics.