J. R. Scott is a PhD Candidate in Financial Economics at the MIT Sloan School of Management. His research interests span the fields of empirical asset pricing, macro-finance, and financial intermediation. He received his B.S. in Economics and Mathematics at the University of Southern California.
- Musings from an Academic ScribblerEconomists are on firm footing when they advance falsifiable theories, disciplined by empirical evidence, regarding the allocation of scarce resources.