Dr. Sanjay Srivastava is associate dean for strategy and special projects at the J. Mack Robinson College of Business. His research interests include the design of financial contracts, the organization of financial markets and experimental studies of asset markets. His research findings have appeared in journals including Econometrica, Journal of Finance, Journal of Economic Theory, Review of Financial Studies, Review of Economic Studies and the Journal of International Economics. He also has served on the editorial boards of leading research publications and is the author of several textbooks.
He has worked as a consultant with Morgan Stanley and the J. P. Morgan Private Bank. Additionally he served as a director for sovereign debt solutions (2002-2012), a capital markets advisory firm that was the negotiating team for retail creditors in the $100 billion Argentina debt restructuring.
Dr. Yusen Xia is associate director of the Institute for Insight and faculty director of the Master of Science in Analytics program. His research interests include operations and supply chain analytics, managing supply chain uncertainties and risks, the interface between operations and marketing, and logistics and supply chain management. He has published papers in journals such as Operations Research, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Production and Operations Management, Journal of Operations Management, IIE Transactions, Naval Research Logistics, and Decisions Sciences, among others. His research has been supported by NSF and industries such as Amazon.com, Ryerson Inc., and Closets and More. He is currently a senior editor of Production and Operations Management, and an associate editor of Decision Sciences.
Ginger Baxter serves as the associate director of integrated graduate student services for the modeling cluster. With more than 25 years of experience as an educational entrepreneur, Baxter works directly with graduate students in mathematical risk management, actuarial science, analytics, information systems, information systems audit and control, and IT at the Robinson College of Business. She earned a B.A. in economics from the University of the South, an MBA from Emory University and a master of science in mathematical risk management from the Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University.