Dr. Volkov is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Mercer University, where he teaches classes in corporate finance, financial analytics, international finance, and mergers and acquisitions at the undergraduate and graduate levels. His research centers on forensic economics, information disclosure, investments, investor behavior, corporate diversification, and mergers and acquisitions. He received his PhD in Finance from Florida Atlantic University. Prior to a career in academia, Dr Volkov owned a financial service firm, which focused on investing in longevity-related assets, and worked as a financial analyst at Franklin Templeton Investments.
As a forensic economist at Thomas Roney LLC, Dr. Volkov calculates economic damages in personal injury, wrongful death, employment, and commercial litigation cases. Thomas Roney LLC is an economic consulting firm with offices in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Atlanta and Miami, providing economist and statistical consulting services, damages calculations, valuations, expert reports and expert testimony in support of litigation.