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Jeff D. Hamann  

Jeff is an econometrician interested in applying scientific methods to study, simulate, and optimize portfolios of financial and non-financial assets for long term stability, low volatility, and low maintenance. He has a Bachelors in Forestry from Humboldt State University, and an MS and PhD, in Forest Biometrics and Forest Engineering from Oregon State University. He has developed several software packages for econometrics and simulation for the R statistics project, and has written a book on Forest Analytics. He has been trading since college.
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  • Interests: Bonds, ETFs, Retirement savings
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Forest Analytics with R This book combines practical, down-to-earth data analysis and solutions to real management challenges with state-of-the-art statistical and data-handling functionality. With an emphasis in forestry, but useful for al types of capital intensive long term assets, the authors adopt a problem-driven approach, in ...More
Today's 10.0% 5-asset-portfolio weights: AGG 60% SLV 5% JKG 17% SDS 10% SMH 8%: STDDEV 3.4% for last 252 days. May 17, 2011