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Education

 

Ph.D., Economics, State University of New York at Albany, 1994.

Fields: Econometrics, Monetary Economics

Recipient of the Distinguished Dissertation Award.

 

BS, Economics, Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics, and Government, Saint Vincent College, 1987.

 

Media Training, Ogilvy Worldwide, 2000.

 

 

Employment

 

Associate Professor of Economics, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

 

Visiting Scholar, Mercatus Center, George Mason University, Arlington, Virginia.

 

Co-Founder and Chief Analytics Officer, Repliqa, New York. Zoo Entertainment purchased Repliqa in 2007.

 

Chief Analytics Officer, Parabon Computation, Fairfax, Virginia.

 

Chief Financial Officer (acting), Parabon Computation, Fairfax, Virginia.

 

Co-Founder and President, Paragon Software. Paragon subsequently became Take-Two Interactive.

 

Financial Analyst, The Burney Company, Falls Church, Virginia.

 

Forensic Economist, Cline-Davies Research Alliance.

 

Visiting Assistant Professor, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia.

 

 

Affiliations

 

Mercatus Affiliated Senior Scholar, George Mason University, Arlington, Virginia.

 

Member, Research Program on Forecasting, George Washington University, Washington, DC.

 

 

Patents and Grants

 

“Data Mining Via Grid Computing,” NASA research grant, 2006.

 

Co-inventor on US Patent No. 6,463,457 entitled "System and Method for the Establishment and the Utilization of Networked Idle Computational Processing Power," issued October 8, 2002.

 

 

Teaching Experience

 

Ph.D. Courses Taught

   International Finance

   Cross-Sectional Econometrics

   Time Series Econometrics

 

Masters Courses Taught

   Corporate Finance

   Business Research and Forecasting

   Managerial Economics

   Monetary Economics

 

Undergraduate Courses Taught

   Computer Science

        Computer Literacy

        BASIC Programming

        Advanced Excel Modeling

   Statistical Analysis

        Quantitative Analysis I

        Quantitative Analysis II

        Econometrics

        Forecasting Techniques

   Finance

        Corporate Finance  

   Philosophy

        Philosophy of Economics

   Economics

        Principles of Microeconomics

        Principles of Macroeconomics

        Intermediate Microeconomics

        Mathematical Economics

        Public Sector Economics

        International Economics

        Game Theory

        Money and Banking

        Comparative Economic Systems

        Global Economic Perspectives

        History of Economic Thought