Dr. DeSantis is an Assistant Professor of Finance. His research focuses on markets and the dynamics of asset prices and may be classified as Behavioral Finance. His early work centered on quantifying the effect various non-classical factors (e.g., the recent trend in price) have on asset prices by integrating empirical studies and mathematical models. His current work utilizes the experimental methodology to study the informational efficiency of markets as well as the determinants of traders’ earnings. Prior to entering academia, he worked as a consultant for Deloitte Consulting.