Campello Named Co-Editor-in-Chief of Top Finance Journal
10/28/2013 1:13:00 PM
Johnson finance professor to share helm of the Journal of Financial Intermediation with Columbia University colleague
Murillo Campello, Lewis H. Durland Professor of Finance and research associate with the National Bureau of Economic Research, has been appointed co-editor-in chief of the Journal of Financial Intermediation, a premier academic outlet for articles on financial intermediation, investment banking, corporate finance, financial contracting, risk management and credit markets. The journal also publishes work that contributes to research in banking and related activities, banking history, competition among financial institutions, and the impact of the financial crisis.
Campello will share the editorship with Charles Calomiris, the Henry Kaufman Professor of Financial Institutions at Columbia Business School.
Campello is an internationally recognized scholar of financial economics. His papers have dealt with issues, such as the impact of market imperfections on companies, the limits of the firm, product markets, corporate capital structure, monetary policy transmission, financial crises, econometrics, and more. He was cited in Thomson Reuters’s Research Fronts 2013 as one of the most influential researchers on the 2008 financial crisis, and his research has attracted the attention of Congress, the President’s Council of Economic Advisors, and the U.S. Supreme Court, among others.