University of Southern California

Cary Frydman
Assistant Professor of Finance and Business Economics

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0808

Ph.D., M.S. California Institute of Technology, B.A. Northwestern University


Cary Frydman is an economist whose research interests are in behavioral finance, neurofinance, and household finance. His work aims to better understand investor behavior and financial decision-making by combining empirical methods from neuroscience with theoretical concepts in finance and economics. His recent research has examined the cause of the disposition effect and the role that attention plays in buying and selling stocks.