Douglas Robertson, Adjunct Faculty
Douglas Robertson is a financial economist in the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, which is part of the United States Treasury Department. He conducts research on a broad range of topics related to banking and financial markets. Recent projects include a study of how investments in hedge funds and private equity funds affect the performance of public pension funds and a cost and benefit analysis of recently proposed changes to bank capital rules. Prior to his current position, he worked in the Office of Financial Institutions Policy at the Treasury Department and the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
Dr. Robertson received his Ph.D. and M.A. in economics from the University of Maryland and his B.A. in economics from Grinnell College.