Ric Colacito is Professor of Finance at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). His research interests are in the areas of International Finance, Financial Econometrics, Model Uncertainty, Experimental Economics, and Climate Change. He has published in some of the world's most prestigious journals in Economics and Finance, including the Journal of Political Economy, the American Economic Review, and the Journal of Finance. His research has been featured in several news outlets, including CNN, CBS, and the Wall Street Journal. He has received several teaching awards, such as the ``Weatherspoon Award for Excellence in Ph.D. Teaching'', and the recognition as ``MBA teaching All Star''.