Veronika Krepely Pool
Pool’s research interests focus on how personal biases, social interactions and incentives drive the decisions of financial intermediaries—think hedge fund and mutual fund managers, brokers and financial advisors. It’s a hot topic that, she says, “not only has direct welfare implications for investors, but that also determines how efficiently resources are allocated in the economy.” Her recent study on 401(k) providers was also featured in the Wall Street Journal in July 2016.
Journal of Finance, Forthcoming:
"It Pays to Set the Menu: Mutual Fund Investment Options in 401(k) Plans"Read Paper