I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois.
I have M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Quantitative 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 Fields: Sports Economics; Intermediate Microeconomics; Algorithmic Trading; Optimal Portfolio Choice; Research Tools & Methods. [Teaching Statement]
Research Fields: 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.
Prelim Fields: Econometrics; Labor Economics.
[> ORCID-iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0944-8517.
[> ArXiv Author Identifier: https://arxiv.org/a/garivaltis_a_1.html.
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Office Hours for Fall 2021:
F2F: Fridays from 2-4 p.m., and by appointment, in 514 Zulauf Hall.
The regular way: 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.