Where the Value Is
Dr. George Athanassakos is a Professor of Finance and the Ben Graham Chair in Value Investing at Richard Ivey School of Business, which he joined in July 2004. He is also the Director of The Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing. Prior to joining Ivey, Dr. Athanassakos spent a number of years at various research-related positions with banking and trust companies in Canada and Greece, and taught at York University and Wilfrid Laurier University, where he was professor of Finance and Founder & Director of Laurier's Financial Planning Program. He has a BA in Economics and Business Administration from The School of Industrial Studies of Thessalonica, Greece, and an MA in Economics, an MBA and a PhD in Finance from York University. The Financial Planning Standards Council has bestowed Dr. Athanassakos with the Fellow of FPSC™ distinction for his outstanding contribution to furthering FPSC's mission and for advancing the financial planning profession.
March 25, 2020
Stock picking with the right process and the right temperament works. And, contrary to popular claims, value investing is not dead. Those who claim it is ...
December 13, 2019
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September 25, 2019
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October 4, 2018
Is Canada's underwhelming market performance Trudeau's fault?
June 6, 2018
Why value investing works for university foundations.
February 5, 2018
How a generation has shaped the new economy.
December 19, 2017
As Keynes used to say the markets can stay irrational longer than one can remain solvent.
May 1, 2017
Look to Reagan's tax legacy for clues.
February 15, 2017
Blogger checks some new indicators to see if the U.S. market is headed for a big fall.
December 9, 2015
7 signs trouble is brewing.