Biography

Rohit Allena is a PhD candidate in Finance at Goizueta Business School. His research interests are in asset pricing and market microstructure, with emphasis on the econometrics of Machine Learning and Bayesian inferences. He won a Cubist Systematic Strategies award for outstanding research at the Western Finance Association (WFA) 2020 annual meetings.

He will be available for job market interviews at the AFA/AEA 2021 annual meetings. Before joining Emory, he obtained a bachelor's and master's degrees in Statistics at the Indian Statistical Institute, where he received Dr. N.S. Iyenger award for best student of econometrics.

Education

  • Master's in Statistics
    Indian Statistical Institute
  • Bachelor's in Statistics
    Indian Statistical Institute