Eccles School finance professor Dr. Jonathan Brogaard gives expert testimony to Congress

Dr. Jonathan Brogaard, the Kendall D. Garff Chaired Professor in the Department of Finance at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business, recently provided expert testimony before a United States House of Representatives subcommittee. A leading authority in market microstructure, Brogaard was in Washington D.C. to offer a critique of the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) proposed equity market structure reforms. “The importance of this hearing cannot be overstated,” Brogaard told the U.S. House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets. “… The SEC has embarked on what would be an expensive and dramatic redesign of equity market structure [...]

July 19th, 2024|

Dave Bauman named Executive Director of Ivory-Boyer Real Estate Center at the David Eccles School of Business

Dave Bauman has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the Ivory-Boyer Real Estate Center (IBREC) at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business. Bauman has nearly two decades of experience in the industry, including the past 10 years with CBRE, the world's largest commercial real estate firm. He will maintain his full-time position there as Senior Director of Global Advisory and Transaction Services in addition to his new role with IBREC. The mission of the Ivory-Boyer Real Estate Center is to create meaningful connections among Eccles School students, faculty, alumni, and industry professionals to shape the [...]

July 8th, 2024|

Kurt Dirks begins as new dean of the David Eccles School of Business

Dr. Kurt Dirks officially started his role as the new dean of the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business on Monday, officially succeeding Dr. Rachel Hayes, who was appointed in 2021. Prior to coming to the University of Utah, Dirks was the Bank of America Professor of Leadership at the Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis. In addition to serving as a faculty member, Dirks served in multiple senior leadership roles at WashU, including stints as acting provost, senior advisor to the chancellor for leadership, vice chancellor of international affairs, and at the business school [...]

June 30th, 2024|
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