Jawad M. Addoum

Jawad M. Addoum

  • Associate Professor

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Faculty Area

Interdisciplinary Theme

Faculty Expertise

  • Behavioral Finance
  • Empirical Asset Pricing
  • Household Finance
  • Portfolio Choice
  • Climate Finance


Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management



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Jawad M. Addoum is an associate professor of finance in the SC Johnson College of Business at Cornell University. Professor Addoum's research focuses on portfolio choice, empirical asset pricing, and behavioral finance. His current work examines the determinants of investment decision-making among individual and institutional investors, as well as the effects of investor behavior on stock returns. Professor Addoum's research also contributes to the emerging field of climate finance and has been published in leading academic journals, including the Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Review of Economics and Statistics, and Management Science.

Professor Addoum earned a PhD in finance at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business. He completed his undergraduate degree in mathematics and statistics at the University of Waterloo, where he was awarded Dean's Honors. He also holds an undergraduate degree in finance from the Lazaridis School of Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University, where he was a President's Centennial Scholar.

Selected Publications

Recent Courses

  • MGMT 5260 - Advanced Corporate Finance
  • AEM 2240 - Finance for Dyson Majors

Academic Degrees

  • PhD Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, 2012
  • BS University of Waterloo, 2007
  • BBA Wilfrid Laurier University, 2007