Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Miami

Research Interests
Asset Pricing, Econometrics, Applied Economics, Experimental and Behavioral Economics

Featured Publications
“Eigenvalue Ratio Test for the Number of Factors,” Econometrica, 2013 (with S. C. Ahn)
“Parcel Size and Land Value: A Comparison of Approaches,” Journal of Real Estate Research, 2015 (with Karl Guntermann, Federico Nardari and Garreth Thomas)
Out-of-town Buyers, Mispricing and the Availability Heuristic in a Housing Market (with Daniel Osgood and Avichai Snir) – Forthcoming at Real Estate Finance
“Beta Matrix and Common Factors in Stock Returns” (with Seung C. Ahn and Na Wang) – Forthcoming at Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
“Portfolio Choice in Mexico” (with Avichai Snir) – Forthcoming Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance
“Understanding Growth Patterns in US Health Care Expenditures” (with Manuel Santos) – Forthcoming Journal of the European Economic Association

Teaching and Professional Experience
Assistant Professor, Finance, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, 2009 - 2013
Assistant Professor, Economics, University of Miami School of Business Administration, 2013 - Present

Ph.D., Economics, Arizona State University, 2009
M.S., Economics, Arizona State University, 2006
Licensure, Economics, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Argentina, 2003

Honors and Awards
University of Miami Provost's Research Award, 2016
University of Miami Excellence in Teaching Award, 2015
Arizona State University Barchilon Award for outstanding research in PhD program, 2008


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    Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Miami