University of Southern California

Mission Statement

The Center for Investment Studies of the USC Marshall School of Business is USC's primary address for education, research, and programming in the are of Investments.  Through our diverse programs, we mix the wisdom of practitioners with the theories of academics to generate new insights into the investment opportunities and resposibilities that challenge institutions and individuals.  The values that practitioners, researchers, and students acquire through our joint efforts help us all achieve greater financial security in our uncertain world.