Jeremy Siegel,


The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Jeremy Siegel is the Russell E. Palmer Professor of Finance at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, where he has taught since 1976. Previously, he taught at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. He served for 15 years as head of economics training at JP Morgan and is currently academic director of the U.S. Securities Industry Institute and senior investment strategy advisor of WisdomTree Investments, Inc.  Professor Seigel has written and lectured extensively about the economy and financial markets and appeared frequently on CNN, CNBC, NPR, and other networks. He is a regular columnist for Kiplinger’s and has contributed articles to The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Financial Times, and other national and international news media. He is the author of numerous professional articles and three books. His best-known, Stocks for the Long Run (which published its fifth edition in 2014), was acclaimed by the Washington Post as one of the 10 best investment books of all time. The Future for Investors: Why the Tried and the True Triumph over the Bold and New was named one of the best business books published in 2005 by Business Week, the Financial Times, and Barron’s. Prof. Siegel has received many awards and citations for his research and excellence in teaching including: the Distinguished Leadership Award by the Securities Industry Association (November 2003) and the Nicholas Molodovsky Award by the CFA Institute presented to “those individuals who have made outstanding contributions of such significance as to change the direction of the profession and to raise it to higher standards of accomplishment” (May 2005). He earned a B.A., Columbia University, a PhD in economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and was a National Science Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellow at Harvard University.