Jared Williams

Jared Williams

Associate Professor
Room: BSN 3121
Phone: 813-974-6316

Jared Williams is an associate professor in the Kate Tiedemann School of Business and Finance.

His primary research interests are in behavioral finance, and he has published in many top journals in both business and economics. Before joining USF, he taught at Penn State University's Smeal College of Business and at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business.

He earned a PhD in finance from Northwestern University and bachelor's degrees in mathematics and economics/business from Hendrix College.


  • FIN 4303 Financial Institutions and Markets
  • FIN 6416 Adv. Financial Management


  • “Non-Deal Roadshows, Informed Trading, and Analyst Conflicts of Interest” (with D. Bradley and R. Jame), 2022, Journal of Finance, 77(1), 265-315.
  • “Stock Market Anomalies and Baseball Cards” (with J. Engelberg and L. Thompson), 2020, Financial Review, 55(3): 461-479.
    • Winner of the Editorial Board Best Paper Award
  • “Asymmetric Learning from Prices and Post-Earnings-Announcement Drift” (with J. Choi and L. Le), 2019, Contemporary Accounting Research, 36(3): 1724-1750.
  • “Did You See what I Saw?  Interpreting Others’ Forecasts when their Information is Unknown” (with T. Kwasnica and R. Velthuis), 2019, Review of Finance, 23(2): 325-361.
    • One of six finalists for the Pagano and Zechner award
  • “The Effects of Regulating Hidden Add-on Costs” (with J. Ko), 2017, Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, 49(1): 39-74.