Eugene is an Assistant Director in DERA’s Office of Litigation Economics. He provides financial, economic, and statistical analyses to assist the Commission in its enforcement investigations, including disclosure issues, insider trading, market manipulation, and favorable trade allocations. An econometrician by training, Eugene is especially interested in the application of statistical techniques to enforcement matters.
Eugene received a Ph.D. in Economics from Northwestern University, and a Master’s degree in Quantitative Economics from Maastricht University, the Netherlands. Prior to joining the SEC in 2010, Eugene worked in private sector consulting firms, and taught at the New School for Social Research in New York.