University of Southern California

Chad Kendall
Assistant Professor of Finance and Business Economics

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0804

Ph.D., University of British Columbia; MA, BA.Sc., Simon Fraser University


Chad Kendall is an economist that specializes in financial economics and political economy. He is particularly interested in questions related to the acquisition and use of information in these domains. His work has been published in the American Economic Review and his current projects look at the ability of markets to aggregate information, both theoretically and experimentally. He previously worked as a semiconductor engineer.


Kendall, C., Nannicini, T., and Trebbi, F. (2015) "How do Voters Respond to Information: Evidence from a Randomized Campaign," American Economic Review, 105 (1), 322-353.
Kendall, C., and Rekkas, M. (2012) "Incumbency Advantages in the Canadian Parliament," Canadian Journal of Economics, 45 (4), 1560-1585.