Lamont Black

Lamont black
Lamont Black
Driehaus College of Business, DePaul University Chicago, Ill.
Assistant Professor of Finance

Lamont Black is an assistant professor of finance in the Driehaus College of Business at DePaul University in Chicago, where he also serves as the academic director of the John L. Keeley Jr. Center for Financial Services. He is the co-organizer of the annual Chicago Financial Institutions Conference.  Prior to joining the faculty of DePaul, Black was an economist at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington, D.C. His research has been published in a number of finance journals, including the Journal of Financial Intermediation and Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. He is an associate editor of the Journal of Financial Stability and the Journal of Financial Services Research. He teaches graduate courses on commercial banking and capital markets in the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business at DePaul, as well as courses on money and banking at the undergraduate level. Black received his doctorates in finance and economics from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and a bachelor’s degree in Modern Thought and Literature from Stanford University.