Ben Carlston

Ben Carlston

Assoc. Professor
Weber Hall Suite 207-A
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Ben Carlston is an Associate Professor of Finance at the Eberhardt School of Business. Dr. Carlston received his PhD. in Economics, with an emphasis on Financial Econometrics, from Duke University.

During his time at Duke University, Dr. Carlston taught undergraduate courses in Corporate Finance, Investments, and Intermediate Microeconomics. He is currently engaged in research evaluating the accuracy of several stock price volatility measures that rely on high frequency price data. His other research focuses on better understanding liquidity risk and volatility risk and their link to expected stock returns and macroeconomic variables.


Duke University, PhD. and MA
Brigham Young University, BA