Wesley R. Gray, Ph.D., is the founder and executive managing member of Empiritrage LLC, an SEC-registered investment adviser, and Turnkey Analyst LLC, a firm dedicated to educating and sharing quantitative investment techniques with the general public. He is also an assistant professor of finance at Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business.
Area of Expertise: Alternative investments, behavioral finance, empirical asset pricing, value investing
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Topics Presented in Speeches: Behavioral finance, value investing, portfolio theory, asset allocation
Biography: Wesley R. Gray, Ph.D., is the founder and executive managing member of Empiritrage LLC and Alpha Architect, both SEC-registered investment advisers, and TurnkeyAnalyst.com, a site dedicated to educating and sharing investment knowledge with the general public. He is also an assistant professor of finance at Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business. Gray’s work has been highlighted on CNN, NPR, Motley Fool, WSJ Market Watch, CFA Institute, Institutional Investor and CBS News.
Gray earned an MBA and a Ph.D. in finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and served as an active-duty U.S. Marine Corps ground intelligence officer (captain) in Iraq and in various posts in Asia.
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Behavioral Finance »
Though human expertise is needed to design models, models perform better than humans because they aren’t subject to behavioral biases.
April 2014 | Journal