CV [Short, Long]

Education

Ph.D., Economics, University of Toronto, 2015
M.A., Economics, Queen's University, 2009
B.A. (Hons), Applied Economics & Mathematics (with Distinction), Queen's University, 2008

Publications

Quadratic Oil Extraction Oligopoly (with John M. Hartwick), Resource and Energy Economics, 2008.

Working Papers

Mandatory Price Improvement In Dark Pools
Informed Trading in a Low-Latency Limit Order Market
      (joint with Katya Malinova)

Work in Progress

Maker-Taker Fees and Liquidity: The Role of Commission Structures
      (joint with K. Malinova)
Know when to hold ‘em, know when to fold ‘em: Lessons from Canada’s Venture Exchange
      (joint with D. Amaya and B. Smith)
Order Flow Segmentation, Liquidity, and Price Discovery: The Role of Latency Delays
      (joint with D. Cimon)

Invited Conference Presentations (* - co-author presented)

2017: Bank of Canada Microstructure Workshop (discussion), Stern Microstructure Conference (scheduled), CEA (scheduled), 2nd Entrepreneurial Finance Conference* (scheduled), NFA (scheduled), RSM Liquidity Conference* (scheduled), 1st SAFE Market Microstructure Conference (scheduled), EFA-Mannheim (scheduled)
2016: NFA (discussion)
2015: NFA, FMA (discussion)
2014: EFA (Doctoral Tutorial), FMA
2013: CIREQ Ph.D Conference, CEA, NFA*, RSM Liquidity Conference*, WFA*, TADC-LBS
2012: 8th Central Bank Workshop on the Microstructure of Financial Markets*, CEA

Selected Awards, Grants and Honours

SSHRC Insight Development Grant, $53,242 (2016-2018)
Start-Up Research Grant, Wilfrid Laurier University, $17,500 (2015-2017)
NASDAQ OMX & CQA EFA Doctoral Tutorial Best Paper Prizes (2014)
Royal Bank Graduate Fellowship in Public and Economic Policy (2014)
SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship (2010-2012)
Ontario Graduate Scholarship (2009, 2013)
University of Toronto Economics Award for Excellence in Teaching by a Teaching Assistant (2012)
Young Economist, 4th Nobel Laureates Meeting at Lindau (2011)