Erik Gilje

Erik Gilje, PhD

Assistant Professor of Finance, The Wharton School

About Erik

Erik Gilje is an Assistant Professor of Finance at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He designed and created Wharton’s first course on Energy Finance. His research focus is on financial institutions, empirical corporate finance, and energy finance. Erik pursued his PhD studies at Boston College and has an undergraduate degree in Engineering from Cornell University. Prior to starting graduate school, Erik worked at ExxonMobil Corporation and Citi Equity Research, he also co-founded Oseberg, LLC an oil and gas data analytics company

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Executive Education Programs Taught

Wharton on the Markets

Tremendous volatility in the financial markets has raised anxiety levels among both institutional and individual investors alike. Gain clarity and insight on how to view the investment horizon in the coming months. Wharton Finance faculty discusses topics from investing in stocks and bonds to alternative investments in real estate and private equity.