Simon N. M. Schmickler

Ph.D. Candidate, Princeton University

Department of Economics and Bendheim Center for Finance

Hello and welcome! I am a Ph.D. candidate in economics at Princeton University. My research is in finance, with a focus on empirical asset pricing. I investigate the role of financial institutions in capital markets. I am on the 2021/2022 job market and will be available for interviews at the EJM and ASSA Meetings.

Research & Teaching Fields

  • Primary Field: Finance, Empirical Asset Pricing

  • Secondary Fields: Market Microstructure, Applied Machine Learning

Contact

Princeton University

Department of Economics and Bendheim Center for Finance

Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building 303, Princeton, NJ, 08544

Simon.Schmickler@princeton.edu

(609) 933-2898

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Latest News

November 19, 2021: The BlackRock Applied Research Award

I am excited to be one of the five finalists for the BlackRock Applied Research Award (final on Dec 2) which recognizes the top five job market papers on a practical topic pertaining to financial markets, economics, investment management, or risk management.

September 7, 2021: The Ben Bernanke Prize in Financial and Monetary Economics

I am very grateful to Ben Bernanke, Markus Brunnermeier, and the Bendheim Center for Finance at Princeton University for awarding me the inaugural Ben Bernanke Prize in Financial and Monetary Economics for my job market paper "In Good Times and in Bad: High-Frequency Market Making Design, Liquidity, and Asset Prices."