Sergio Salgado

Sergio Salgado
  • Assistant Professor of Finance

Contact Information

  • office Address:

    2325 Steinberg-Dietrich Hall
    3620 Locust Walk
    Philadelphia, PA 19104


Past Courses


    This is an intermediate-level course in macroeconomics and the global economy, including topics in monetary and international economics. The goal is to provide a unified framework for understanding macroeconomic events and policy, which govern the global economic environment of business. The course analyzes the determinants and behavior of employment, production, demand and profits; inflation, interest rates, asset prices, and wages; exchange rates and international flows of goods and assets; including the interaction of the real economy with monetary policy and the financial system. The analysis is applied to current events, both in the US and abroad. Students cannot receive credit for taking both FNCE 101 and ECON 102. Wharton students are required to take FNCE 101.

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How the Fortunes of a Small Number of Firms Can Drive Recessions

The fortunes of a small set of firms hold powerful pointers to the health of the industries they represent, and also the broader economy, according to new Wharton research.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 1/28/2020
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