Bruce Petersen

Professor of Economics, Director of Undergraduate Studies
PhD, Harvard University
research interests:
  • Financial Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1208
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

Professor Petersen's current research considers: i) are financing constraints quantitatively important for R&D and innovation?; ii) what types of financial development work best for funding R&D around the world? iii) how do firms buffer R&D when confronted with a financial crisis?

For more information, please visit Bruce Petersen's department profile.