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Lawrence Harris

Fred V. Keenan Chair in Finance and Professor of Finance and Business Economics
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HOH
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806

PhD, University of Chicago; BA, UC-San Diego

Larry Harris holds the Fred V. Keenan Chair in Finance at the USC Marshall School of Business. His research, teaching, and consulting address regulatory and practitioner issues in trading and investment management. He authored Trading and Exchanges: Market Microstructure for Practitioners, a widely regarded “must read” for entrants into the securities industry. Professor Harris served as SEC Chief Economist from 2002-2004. He currently serves as lead independent director of Interactive Brokers (IBKR), director of the Selected Funds, and research coordinator of the Q-Group. Dr. Harris received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Chicago, and is a CFA charterholder.

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Lawrence Harris () "Evidence of the Rewards to Orthogonality in Invesment Management ,".
Lawrence Harris, Andrea Amato () "Illiquidity and Stock Returns: Cross-Section and Time-Series Effects: A Replication ,"  Critical Finance Review  8, 27.
Lawrence Harris, Albert Kyle, Erik Sirri () "Statement of the Financial Economics Roundtable, April 2015: The Structure of Trading in Bond Markets ,"  Financial Analysts Journal   71, 5-8.
Lawrence Harris () "Trading and Electronic Markets: What Investment Professionals Need to Know ,"  CFA Research Foundation  2015, 79.
Lawrence Harris, Samuel Hartzmark, David Solomon () "Juicing the Dividend Yield: Mutual Funds and the Demand for Dividends ,"  Journal of Financial Economics  116, 433-451.
Lawrence Harris () "When Will Bond Markets Join the 21st Century? ,"  Wall Street Journal, Section A, Op-ed page.
Lawrence Harris, James Angel, Chester Spatt () "Equity Trading in the 21st Century: An Update ,"  Quarterly Review of Finance  5, 39.
Lawrence Harris, Jay Ritter, Stephen Schaefer () "Statement of the Financial Economics Roundtable, October 2013: Financial Transaction Taxes ,"  Financial Analysts Journal   70, http://www.cfapubs.org/doi/abs/10.2469/faj.v70.n1.6.
Lawrence Harris () "A Market Structure Agenda for the SEC ,"  CNBC.com, http://www.cnbc.com/id/101551702.
Lawrence Harris () "Raise the Minimum Wage? No Subsidize Wages Instead ,"  LA Times, http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-harris-minimum-wage-20140221-story.html.
Lawrence Harris, Ethan Namvar, Blake Phillips () "Price Inflation and Wealth Transfer during the 2008 SEC Short-Sale Ban ,"  Journal of Investment Management  2013, 1-23 (Lead article).
Lawrence Harris () "What to Do about High Frequency Trading ,"  Financial Analysts Journal   69, 6-9.
Lawrence Harris () "Sandy Relief by the (Remarkable) Numbers ,"  Wall Street Journal.
Lawrence Harris () "Stop the High-frequency Trader Arms Race ,"  Financial Times.
Lawrence Harris () "Avoiding the Money-Market Crisis ,"  Pensions and Investments.
Lawrence Harris () "Homogenization of US Equity Markets ,".
Lawrence Harris () "Investment Vehicles ,"  CFA Certificate in Investment Management Curriculum  CFA Institute, 8.
Lawrence Harris () "Market Characteristics ,"  CFA Certificate in Investment Management Curriculum  CFA Institute, 9.
Lawrence Harris, James Angel, Chester Spatt () "Equity Trading in the 21st Century ,"  Quarterly Review of Finance  1, 1-53.
Lawrence Harris () "Liquidity and Volatility ,"  Current Perspectives on Modern Equity Markets  Knight Capital Markets, 5, 37-45.
Lawrence Harris () "Regulated Exchanges: Dynamic Agents of Economic Growth ,"  Oxford University Press, 364.
Lawrence Harris () "The Economics of Trading in Regulated Exchanges ,"  Regulated Exchanges: Dynamic Agents of Economic Growth  Oxford University Press, 3, 70-108.
Lawrence Harris () "Market Organization and Structure ,"  CFA Program Curriculum Level I, Volume 5 (Equity and Fixed Income)  CFA Institute, Reading 55  5, p 5-82.
Lawrence Harris () "Pay the Ratings Agencies According to Results ,"  Financial Times, http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/a2d8d710-6f3d-11df-9f43-00144feabdc0,dwp_uuid=5fd271ee-61f6-11dc-bdf6-0000779fd2ac.html#axzz1Cm1Uf5q8.
Lawrence Harris () "How to Prevent Another Trading Panic ,"  Wall Street Journal, http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703880304575236303198364676.html.
Lawrence Harris, Evan Namvar, Blake Philips () "Price Inflation and Wealth Transfer during the 2008 SEC Short-Sale Ban ,".
Amy Edwards, Lawrence Harris, Michael Piwowar () "Corporate Bond Market Transaction Costs and Transparency ,"  Journal of Finance  62, 1421-51.
Lawrence Harris, Michael Piwowar () "Municpal Bond Liquidity ,"  Journal of Finance  61, 1361-1397.
Lawrence Harris, Hans Dutt () "Limits for Cash Settled Derivative Contracts ,"  Journal of Futures Markets  25, 945-965.
Lawrence Harris () "The information content of the limit order book: evidence from NYSE specialist trading decisions ,"  Journal of Financial Markets  8, 25-67.
Jay Coughenour, Lawrence Harris () "Specialist Profits and the Minimum Price Increment ,".
Lawrence Harris () "Trading and Exchanges: Market Microstructure for Practitioners ,"  Oxford University Press.