Jared A. Pincin, Ph.D.
Working Paper: Individual Player Value Using Point Spreads
With Adam Hoffer
Abstract: This study develops a new method for converting performance statistics into marginal product using Las Vegas sportsbooks’ individual point spread values for NBA and NFL players. The paper employs a Cragg’s (1971) double hurdle model to explain what factors determine whether an individual player moves the point spread and then for players that move the point spread, the relative weight of those factors.View comments →
B.A. Economics and Political ScienceAmerican University
M.S. EconomicsAuburn University
Thesis Title: Ethanol and Its Effect on the US Corn Market: How the Price of E-85 Influences Equilibrium Corn Prices and Equilibrium Quantity
Ph.D. EconomicsWest Virginia University
Fields of study: Public Choice and International Development Dissertation Title: Three Essays on the Political Economy of Foreign Aid Practices in the Development Assistance Committee Countries
Associate Professor of EconomicsThe Kings's College, New York City
Courses Taught: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Intermediate Microeconomics, Intermediate Macroeconomics, Economic Policy, and International Development
Visiting InstructorFulda University of Applied Sciences, Fulda, Germany
Course Taught: Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
Teaching AssistantWest Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
Courses Taught: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, and Comparative Economic Systems
Research AssistantBureau of Business and Economic Research, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
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