As Chief Economist at Reilly Financial Advisors, Dan enhances the firm’s global macroeconomic approach and outlook, ensuring that all portfolios are managed within context of the global economy.
Dan is a member of the Economics faculty at Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo, where he has taught Introductory Economics, Money and Banking, and Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory, and published his research in the Journal of Wealth Management. He was on the Finance faculty at San Diego State University from 2005-2013, where he taught International Business Finance, Investments, Personal Finance. and Managerial Economics. While at SDSU, he received the Finance teaching award in 2007, and the International Business teaching award in 2011. From 1978 to 2005, he was a Professor of Economics at Miami University (Ohio), where he taught ten different courses in economics, and had over 20 refereed publications in professional journals. He also coauthored an MIT Press book on regional economic policy, and a Probus/McGraw-Hill book on investment strategy. Dan was a consultant to the Center for Naval Analyses, and the investment adviser to the Population Association of America for many years.
Dan is the editor and publisher of The PAD System Report, an investment newsletter. He earned his Bachelor of Arts, Masters and Ph. D., all in economics, from Yale University.