Jian Yang, Ph.D., CFA, J.P. Morgan Endowed Research Chair, JPMCC Research Director, and Professor of Finance and Risk Management, University of Colorado Denver Business School
Dr. Jian Yang, Ph.D., CFA provides an update on the JPMCC’s research activities and future plans. As the J.P. Morgan Endowed Research Chair, Dr. Yang is the JPMCC’s Research Director. His three goals for the JPMCC are (1) for the center to become globally known for its innovative research in the commodity arena, (2) for the JPMCC to become a leading educator of cutting-edge knowledge in the commodities space, and (3) for the center to become a major participant in the exchange of knowledge amongst commodity thought leaders. Towards the latter goal, Dr. Yang is organizing the JPMCC’s second international commodities symposium, which will take place in August 2018 and which will include many top commodities scholars.