Thirteen College of Business students guests at the US Embassy in Greece
On Friday, June 15th, thirteen COB students were guests of the US Embassy in Greece. These students were part of the first ever Summer Study Abroad program in Greece that was organized by Prof. Art Lekacos and Dr. Richard Laskowski. The event was facilitated by Ms. Dimitra Lucas who is with the Public Diplomacy section at the Embassy. The students were briefed by Ms. Christie Milner, an Economic Officer whose area of expertise is on the economy and provided background on the “Greek Economic Crisis” and the“Upcoming Greek Election” (that took place two days later on June 17th). Following Ms. Milner’s talk the students engaged in a question and answer session.
Center for Behavioral Finance launches website: The Center for Behavioral Finance at Stony Brook University brings together researchers from different disciplines to conduct research in behavioral finance. We aim at producing cutting-edge research in all fields of behavioral finance and (financial) decision making, mostly using experiments, publishable in top-tier journals in finance, judgment and decision making and psychology.