Karl Schmedders is Visiting Professor in the Department of Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences. He holds a PhD in Operations Research from Stanford University.
Professor Schmedders’ research interests include computational economics, general equilibrium theory, asset pricing and portfolio selection. His work has been published in Econometrica, The Review of Economic Studies, The Journal of Finance, and many other academic journals. He teaches courses in decision science both in the MBA and the EMBA program at Kellogg. Professor Schmedders has been named to the Faculty Honor Roll in every quarter he has taught at Kellogg. He has received numerous teaching awards, including the 2002 Lawrence G. Lavengood Outstanding Professor of the Year. Professor Schmedders is the only Kellogg faculty member to receive the ‘Ehrenmedaille’ (Honorary Medal) of Kellogg’s partner school WHU.