Harvey Westbrook Jr.

Harvey Westbrook

Dr. Harvey Westbrook has retired as the Assistant Director, Office of Research and Data Services Division of Economic and Risk Analysis @ Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Dr. Westbrook has presented at numerous conferences and specializes in information/market efficiency, market microstructure, portfolio choice, investment decisions, mutual funds, hedge funds, applied econometrics, and quantitative risk assessment. He is interested in helping MBU minority students overcome obstacles with technology training, minority student networks, and general support/outreach.

Dr. Westbrook received his Bachelor of arts in economics and managerial studies in 1992 from Rice University. He received his Master of Science in Economics in 1994, his Master of Science in Applied Statistics in 1997, and his Ph.D. in Economics in 2002 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.