Wesley R. Gray, Ph.D.

//Wesley R. Gray, Ph.D.

About Wesley R. Gray, Ph.D.

After serving as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps, Dr. Gray earned a PhD, and worked as a finance professor at Drexel University. Dr. Gray’s interest in bridging the research gap between academia and industry led him to found Alpha Architect, an asset management that delivers affordable active exposures for tax-sensitive investors. Dr. Gray has published four books and a number of academic articles. Wes is a regular contributor to multiple industry outlets, to include the following: Wall Street Journal, Forbes, ETF.com, and the CFA Institute. Dr. Gray earned an MBA and a PhD in finance from the University of Chicago and graduated magna cum laude with a BS from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Reviews of Volatility-Based Allocation

By | 2017-08-18T16:57:53+00:00 January 14th, 2013|Research Insights|

My research team at Empiritrage, LLC posted an interesting idea--very new and in need of further R&D--on volatility-based allocation: [image_frame style="framed_shadow" align="center"]https://alphaarchitect.com//wp-content/uploads/2013/01/PowerPoint-Presentation-Google-Chrome_2013-01-14_08-56-12.png[/image_frame] When Empiritrage released the initial report we were hoping others in the blogosphere [...]

New Tax Bill

By | 2017-08-18T16:59:51+00:00 January 2nd, 2013|Uncategorized|

Always fun to read the source document: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr8eas/pdf/BILLS-112hr8eas.pdf Amazing how many carve outs and special interest deductions there are in the tax code. Would anyone like a glass of wine with their corruption?

Quantitative Value Book released

By | 2017-08-18T16:58:21+00:00 December 26th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Today is the first day our book is available via all outlets where books are sold. Toby, a co-author, has a great post on the launch: http://greenbackd.com/2012/12/26/quantitative-value-a-practitioners-guide-to-automating-intelligent-investment-and-eliminating-behavioral-errors/ Instead of regurgitating everything he said, just head [...]