Assistant Professor


Anastassia Fedyk is an Assistant Professor of finance at the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley. Her research lies at the intersection of behavioral finance and innovation, with a specific emphasis on using big data techniques to understand firm news and valuations. She studies how information from financial news and individual employment records influences asset prices and explores the impact of firms’ investments in technology and skilled human capital. Anastassia holds a PhD in Business Economics from Harvard University and a BA in Mathematics with honors from Princeton University. Prior to pursuing her academic career, Anastassia Fedyk was a researcher and portfolio manager at Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

Expertise and Research Interests

  • Behavioral Economics
  • Empirical Asset Pricing
  • Experimental Economics
  • Labor and Finance