Olin Business School


Olin Business School

Area of Expertise:

Statistics/Econometrics, Option Pricing, Statistics/Econometrics

Research Interests:

Financial Econometrics, Bayesian statistics and econometrics, Markov chain Monte Carlo methods for State-Space models.


  • J. Ramsey Best Paper Prize, Society for Nonlinear Dynamics & Econometrics, 2006
  • Washington University Doctoral Research/Teaching Assistantship, 2001
  • Washington University Doctoral Fellowship, 2000
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society member, Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
  • Certified winner of math and professional chess contests
  • Dean''s List Olin Business School
  • Golden Key National Honor Society

Dr. Belaygorod is Vice President Quantitative Risk, Financial Markets at Reinsurance Group of America, Inc. Professor Belaygorod''s work involves risk management, model building for fixed income risks, pricing derivative securities and producing interest rate scenarios for Asset-Liability Management and use by pricing actuaries.

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