I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois.
I hold M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Economics from the University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN).
[> Dissertation Title: Essays on Universal Portfolios.
[> Dissertation Committee: Aldo Rustichini (Thesis Advisor), David Rahman (Co-Advisor), Jan Werner (Dissertation Reviewer), Terry Roe (Outside Examiner for Thesis Defense), Hengjie Ai (Outside Examiner for Prelim Oral).
Teaching Specialties: Sports Economics; Intermediate Microeconomics; Algorithmic Trading; Optimal Portfolio Choice; Research Tools & Methods.
Research Interests: Quantitative Finance; Financial Engineering; Decision Theory and Robust Procedures; Financial Intermediation; Financial Econometrics; Algorithmic Trading; Computational Finance; Financial Machine Learning; Sports Economics & Analytics; Pricing Analytics; Sabermetrics.
[> ORCID-iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0944-8517.
[> ArXiv Author Identifier: https://arxiv.org/a/garivaltis_a_1.html.
[> Google Scholar Page.
[> E-Mail: email@example.com.
Office Hours for Spring 2020: Phone & Zoom, by appointment.
514 Zulauf Hall,
Department of Economics,
School of Public and Global Affairs,
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences,
Northern Illinois University,
DeKalb, Illinois, 60115-2828.