Tom McCurdy's Recent Research and Teaching Pages

Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto Department of Economics, University of Toronto: Status-only cross appointed

Link to Tom's Rotman School of Management Bio Page

R&D Contributions to Development of Simulation-Based Learning Tools, Curricula and Events:

Founding Director: Financial Research and Trading Lab (FRTL) Lab WebSite

Custom Simulation-Based Learning Packages: International Competitions using our RIT Decision Cases: RITC WebSite

Selected Research Papers:

  • Equity Premium Puzzle
         with C. Burnside
         in: The New Palgrave Dictionary of Money and Finance,
         edited by J. Eatwell, M. Milgate and P. Newman, 1992, pp. 771-773.
Summary of Some Earlier Research Projects

Selected Teaching:

Rotman Master of Financial Risk Management Program

  • MGT-2303   Probabilistic Modeling for Risk-Informed Decisions  
    Posted material is available through the Rotman portal.

Rotman Master of Finance Program

  • MGT-4319   Forecasting Risks and Opportunities for Financial Securities  
    Posted material is available through the Rotman portal.

Rotman MBA Program

  • MGT-2303   Risk Modeling and Trading Strategies  
    Posted material is available through the Rotman portal.

Course Design: Rotman Commerce Program

  • MGT-434H   Financial Trading Strategies
    Participants click here  

University of Toronto Master of Mathematical Finance Program

  • MMF-1920H Investments and Finance: Introduction to Capital Markets and Securities  
    Current students click here  
  • MMF-2012HF Modeling and Forecasting the Volatility of Returns  
    Current students click here  


  • Topics Course
    Current students click here  

To Contact Tom McCurdy:

  Rotman School of Management
  University of Toronto
  105 St. George Street
  Toronto, Ontario
  Canada M5S 3E6

  (416) 978-3425   email: tmccurdy[at]