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Paul Edward Peterson

Clinical Professor of Finance


Educational Background

Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1983
M.S., Animal Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978
B.S., Agriculture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1976

Positions Held

Clinical Professor of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Finance, 2015-2017
The Clearing Corporation Foundation Clinical Professor of Derivatives Trading, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Agricultural & Consumer Economics, 2012-2015
Adjunct Professor, Stuart School of Business, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2009-2011

Recent Publications

Peterson, P. 2017. Commodity Derivatives: A Guide for Future Practitioners. London: Routledge.

Peterson, P. 2016. Still More on 'Who's Spoofing Whom?'. Farmdoc Daily

Peterson, P. 2015. More on 'Who's Spoofing Whom?'. Farmdoc Daily

Service Activities

Conference Organizer, Symposium on 'How Should We Measure Futures Investment Performance?', 2015
Co-Organizer, Workshop on Legal and Economic Theories of Liquidity, Collateral, and “Moneyness”, 2015
Conference Organizer, Symposium on Swaps, Clearing, and Too Big to Fail, 2014