David K.A. Mordecai was invited to give the keynote address at Battle of the Quants: Leading Minds Debate the Influence and Integration of Quantitative Tools in Hedge Funds, a Global Capital Acquisitions Special Events program. In his keynote address, Dr. Mordecai presented empirical results related to his doctoral dissertation The Limits of Arbitrage: An Empirical Analysis of Evidence from Hedge Fund Performance. The event was held at The University Club in New York City, on February 7, 2007.
Event sponsors included Algorithmics, Axioma, Beryl, ClariFi, Lime Brokerage, MSCI Barra, Robert R. Meredith & Company, and Thomson Financial.
David Mordecai is President and Co-Founder of Risk Economics, a New York City based advisory firm. Risk Economics specializes in the application of computational economics to the proprietary development and scalable implementation of robust modeling and data analytic frameworks for valuation, strategic and systemic risk analysis, and dynamic asset-liability management.