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
  • Economic and Litigation Consulting

  • 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
  • Husson, Tim, Craig McCann, Edward O'Neal and Carmen Taveras, 2014, Large Sample Valuations of Tenancies in Common, Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management? 20(2):147-161.
  • Husson, Tim, Craig McCann, Edward O'Neal and Carmen Taveras, 2014, Private Placement Real Estate Valuation, Journal of Business Valuation and Economic Loss Analysis? 9(1): 87-104.
  • Tim Husson, Craig McCann, Edward O'Neal and Carmen Taveras, 2012, What is a TIC Worth?, PIABA Bar Journal 19(3):373-392.
  • Tim Husson, Joshua Mallett, Craig McCann and Carmen Taveras, Non-Traded REIT Investors' Market-Adjusted Shortfall.

UNIVERSITY PRESENTATIONS

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010

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