Kenneth A. Kavajecz

Professor of Finance

(315) 443-9494

Ph.D. (Finance) Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

Selected Publications

  • "What does equity sector orderflow tell us about the economy?", Review of Financial Studies, 24, 2011, (Beber, Alessandro, Michael Brandt and Kenneth Kavajecz)
  • "Flight-to-Quality or a Flight-to-Liquidity? Evidence from the Euro-Area Bond Market", Review of Financial Studies, 22, 2009, (Beber, Alessandro, Michael Brandt and Kenneth A. Kavajecz)
  • "Price Discovery in the Treasury Futures Market", Journal of Futures Markets, 27, 2007, (Brandt, Michael, Kenneth A. Kavajecz and Shane Underwood)
  • "A Specialist's Quoted Depth as a Strategic Choice Variable: An Application to Spread Decomposition Models", Journal of Financial Research, 29, 2006, (Caglio, Cecilia, and Kenneth A. Kavajecz)
  • "On the Presence and Market-Structure of Exchanges around the World", Journal of Financial Markets, 9, 2006, (Clayton, Matthew, Bjorn Jorgensen and Kenneth Kavajecz)


  • Gaumnitz Distinguished Faculty Teaching Award, Wisconsin School of Business, Spring 2008
  • MBA Teaching Award, Wisconsin School of Business, 2006-2007
  • Graduate Teaching Award, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 2003
  • Heartland Funds - Independent Director, Board of Directors, February 2008 - present
  • Nasdaq - Chairman, Economic Advisory Board, 2004