Thomas Gilbert

Assistant Professor
Finance & Business Economics

Thomas Gilbert

Foster School of Business
University of Washington
PACCAR Hall, Box 353226
Seattle, WA 98195-3226, USA

Email: gilbertt "at"

Office: PACCAR 413

Tel: 1-206-616-7184

Fax: 1-206-543-7472


  • Ph.D. in Finance, University of California, Berkeley, 2008
  • M.S. in Finance, University of California, Berkeley, 2005
  • M.Sci. in Physics, Imperial College, London (UK), 2002.

Research interests

  • Optimal portfolio choice
  • Empirical asset pricing
  • Asset pricing under asymmetric information
  • Information aggregation and processing
  • Macroeconomic announcements
  • High-frequency data

Research on university endowments and corporate cash management