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Betsy Laydon

  • Visiting Professor
  • Department of Finance
  • 312-362-5915
  • 1 E. Jackson Blvd.
    DePaul Center 5547
    Chicago, IL 60604​

Academic Degrees

PhD, Finance, Indiana University, 2017
MBA, Finance and Accounting Indiana University, 2009
BBA, Finance, University of Notre Dame, 2004


Betsy Laydon began teaching at the Driehaus College of Business in 2017. Her main research interests are in the areas of asset management and corporate finance. Recent research projects examine how institutional and legal structures constrain and enable behavior that governs interactions between managers and investors in both the private equity industry and the mutual fund industry. She received her PhD from Indiana University in 2017. She received an MBA from Indiana University in 2009, and a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Notre Dame in 2004.