Alberto Rossi is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Smith School of Business, University of Maryland at College Park.
His research interests include theoretical and empirical asset pricing, portfolio choice and financial econometrics. His recent work concentrates on networks, institutional investors’ performance, and the risk-return trade-off in financial markets. He also studies stock return predictability and commodity markets.
Professor Rossi's work has been published in leading academic journals such as the Journal of Finance and the Review of Financial Studies. His teaching interests include econometrics, investments and asset pricing. Before joining the Smith School, he worked as an economist at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in Washington DC. He received his PhD in Economics from the University of California, San Diego.