Date Added: Jan 2010
Robert McDonald is a Professor of Finance at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management. He received a BA in Economics from the University of North Carolina and a Ph.D. in Economics from MIT. A faculty member since 1984, he has also served as department chair. He has taught courses in derivatives, corporate finance, and taxation. His research interests include corporate finance, taxation, derivatives, and applications of option pricing theory to corporate investments. In 2010 he was elected a Director of the American Finance Association.