Samuel Hartzmark studies asset pricing and behavioral finance. His research has appeared in the Journal of Financial Economics and the Quarterly Journal of Finance, and he has received a number of awards, including the UBS Global Asset Management Award and the Michael J. Barclay Award for young scholars. In addition, he was a finalist for the 2014 AQR Insight Award.
Hartzmark holds a PhD from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California, an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and a BA in mathematics/economics, summa cum laude, with a double major in religion, from Emory University.
While at Emory, Hartzmark interned as an analyst on the macro-policy team at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. After completing his MBA at Chicago Booth, he worked in economic consulting at Chicago Partners/ Navigant Economics as a senior consultant and later as an associate director.
Hartzmark joined the University of Chicago faculty in 2014.