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Swarn Chatterjee, PhD

Bluerock Professor of Financial Planning

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Welcome to my webpage!

I am a professor in the area of Financial Planning at the University of Georgia. I currently serve as the Head for the Department of Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics.

My research focuses on studying the applications of behavioral economic tools in improving financial well-being of households, examining geo-spatial disparities in social determinants of health and well-being, and researching the application of design thinking in developing efficiencies for the practice of financial planning.

Research Interests

My research focuses on the following areas:

Behavioral Financial Planning and Portfolio Management

Financial Well-being

Geo-spatial Disparities in Well-being


I am currently working on the following projects:

  1. COVID-19 Pandemic and its impact on Financial Well-being of American Households

  2. Financial Capability and Subjective Well-being of Households.

  3. Geo-spatial Disparities in Access to Food, and Food Insecurity.

  4. Geo-spatial Disparities in Access to Financial Advice

  5. The Role of FinTech in the Financial Advisory Business


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