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Alex  Horenstein

Alex Horenstein

Assistant Professor, Economics

Research Interests

Asset pricing; econometrics; and applied economics

Featured Publications

  • Publications: “Eigenvalue Ratio Test for the Number of Factors,” Econometrica, 2013 (with S. C. Ahn)

    “Parcel Size and Land Value: A Comparison of Approaches,” Journal of Real Estate Research, 2015 (with Karl Guntermann, Federico Nardari and Garreth Thomas)

    “Out-of-town Buyers, Mispricing and the Availability Heuristic in a Housing Market,” Real Estate Finance, 2017 (with Daniel Osgood and Avichai Snir) 

    “Portfolio Choice in Mexico,” Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance, 2017 (with Avichai Snir)

    “Beta Matrix and Common Factors in Stock Returns” (with Seung C. Ahn and Na Wang) – Forthcoming at Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis

    “Understanding Growth Patterns in US Health Care Expenditures” (with Manuel Santos) – Forthcoming Journal of the European Economic Association

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Economics, Miami Herbert Business School, 2013 - Present
  • Assistant Professor, Finance, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, 2009 - 2013


  • Ph.D., Economics, Arizona State University, 2009
  • M.S., Economics, Arizona State University, 2006
  • Licensure, Economics, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Argentina, 2003

Honors and Awards

  • University of Miami Provost's Research Award, 2016
  • University of Miami Excellence in Teaching Award, 2015
  • Arizona State University Barchilon Award for outstanding research in PhD program, 2008
Alex  Horenstein


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