- December 17th, 2018
|Department:||Economics, Finance, & Legal Studies|
|Education:||Ph.D. University of Alabama|
|M.S., Auburn University|
|B.S., Auburn University|
Dr. Whaley is an applied microeconomist with research interests centering around risk, uncertainty, and insurance. His research focuses primarily on higher-order risk attitudes and how individual behavior affects distributional characteristics like variance, skewness and kurtosis. His work encompasses a wide base of sub-disciplines including applications in contest theory, finance, health economics, and agricultural economics.
Focus and Current Research
Risk and uncertainty