Sebastiano Manzan, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Economics in the Bert W. Wasserman Department of Economics and Finance at the Zicklin School of Business.

His research interests are primarily focused on the development of flexible methods with applications to macroeconomic forecasting, financial econometrics, and empirical finance.

Dr. Manzan’s work has been published in leading journals, including the Journal of Business and Economic StatisticsJournal of Money, Credit and BankingJournal of Economic Dynamics and ControlInternational Journal of Forecasting; and Econometric Reviews.

Dr. Manzan has taught courses in introductory econometrics, financial econometrics, financial risk management, and international finance at several institutions and teaches quantitative tools for finance in the Zicklin Executive MS in Finance program.

He was the 2011 recipient of the Zicklin School’s Teaching Excellence Award.

Dr. Manzan holds a PhD in economics from the University of Amsterdam.