Carmen A. Taveras
Financial Economist
Office of Litigation Economics

Education Summary

  • Ph.D. Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010
  • Postgraduate Diploma Economics (with Honors), Pontificia Universidad Catolica (Chile), 2004
  • B.A. Economics (with Honors), Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra (Dominican Republic), 2002

Fields of Interest

  • Portfolio choice and investment decisions
  • Mergers, acquisitions and restructuring
  • Asset pricing

Financial Economist
Division of Economic and Risk Analysis
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
2014-present
Principal
Securities Litigation and Consulting Group, Inc.
2010-2014
Teaching Assistant
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2006-2010
Research Assistant
International Monetary Fund
2006
Research Assistant
Ministry of Finance and Economics (Dominican Republic)
2001-2002
  • Tim Husson, Craig McCann, Edward O'Neal and Carmen Taveras, Private Placement Real Estate Valuation, Journal of Business Valuation and Economics Loss Analysis (forthcoming).
  • Tim Husson, Craig McCann, Edward O'Neal and Carmen Taveras, What is a TIC Worth?, 2012, PIABA Bar Journal, Vol. 19, No. 3.
  • Tim Husson, Joshua Mallett, Craig McCann and Carmen Taveras, Non-Traded REIT Investors' Market-Adjusted Shortfall.

University Presentations

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010