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Finance Department

Finance staff are working remotely in the name of safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. We are still available to help, however!

You can reach us at You can also visit our virtual Zoom Front Desk by clicking this link: Hours are Mon-Thu,
9AM-Noon and 1PM-4PM.

If you are sick or believe you have been exposed to COVID-19, please use the University's MTest program or see your healthcare provider. The testing is available for all students regardless of where they live, so please use it if needed.

We appreciate your flexibility and understanding during this unprecedented time.

Faculty in the Finance department at the Carlson School approach teaching with a focus on understanding financial decisions, markets, and institutions. Faculty research in these areas is internationally known and has been published in the best finance and economics journals.

Finance Faculty

The Finance department is composed of top faculty who excel in teaching and research. These faculty bring a wealth of experience to the Carlson School.

Funds Enterprise

The Carlson Funds Enterprise was established among the first student-managed portfolios in the country. Through participation in the Enterprise, students and professional advisors are responsible for a small capitalization growth fund and a fixed income fund that hold a combined value of approximately $35 million.


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