Berger, Allen N.


Allen N. Berger is the H. Montague Osteen, Jr., Professor of Banking and Finance, Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina; Senior Fellow, Wharton Financial Institutions Center; Extramural Fellow, CentER, Tilburg University; and Secretary/Treasurer, Financial Intermediation Research Society. Mr. Berger also currently serves on the editorial boards of five professional economics and finance journals.

Biographical Profile

College Business, Moore School of
Department Business, Moore School of - Dean's Office
Phone (803) 576-8440
Tenure Status Tenured

Interest Background

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Interest Keywords
Industrial Organization, Microeconomics
Institutional Focus Areas
Business and Entrepeneurship
Personal Focus Areas
Financial Institutions, Finance, Econometrics

Professional Preparation(Education & Training)

Dates Institution Location Degree Field of Study
1983 University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, California PhD Economics
1979 University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, California MA Economics
1976 Northwestern University Evanston, Illinois BA Economics

Memberships & Professional Activities

Dates Type Description Institution/Entity
Membership Atlantic Economic Society
Membership American Economic Association
Membership American Finance Association
Membership Productivity Analysis Research Network
Membership Financial Intermediation Research Society
Membership North American Economics and Finance Association
Membership Financial Management Association

Positions & Appointments

Dates Description Institution/Entity
1977 - 1981 Research Assistant, University of California, Berkeley
1978 - 1980 Teaching Assistant, University of California, Berkeley
08/1982 - 06/1989 Economist, Federal Reserve Board
07/1989 - 05/2008 Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Board
09/1993 Senior Fellow, Wharton Financial Institutions Center, University of Pennsylvania
05/2008 H. Montague Osteen, Jr. Professor in Banking and Finance, Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina
05/2008 Extramural Fellow, CentER, Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands
06/2008 Secretary/Treasurer, Financial Intermediation Research Society
04/2010 Advisory Board, Asia Pacific Institute of Advanced Finance
1980 Visiting Associate Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley
1989 Adjunct Professor of Finance, Georgetown University

Recognition Awards, Honors, & Fellowships

Dates Type Description Foundation/Entity
2011 Award Scholar of the Year 2011, Southern Finance Association
2011 Award Emerald Management Reviews Citations of Excellence Award, Emerald Management
Award Distinguished Scholar, Southern Finance Association
Award Winner of the Best Paper Award for Volume 9 of the "Journal of Financial Intermediation"
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