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David Mayers

David Mayers, American finance educator. Recipient Distinguished Alumnus award Simon Graduate School Business University Rochester, 1987. Member American Finance Association, American Economic Association, American Risk and Insurance Association, Western Finance Association, Western Economic Association.

Background

  • Mayers, David was born on March 5, 1936 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of David and Katherine (Teed) Mayers.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1960. Master of Business Administration, University California, Berkeley, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, 1972.

    Career

    • Commissioned lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1960, resigned, 1965. Foreman United States Steel, Pittsburg, California, 1965-1966. Professor University of California at Los Angeles, 1972-1986.

      Shepard professor of insurance Faculty of Finance, Ohio State University, Columbus, since 1986.

    Works

    • Associate editor Journal Finance Economics, since 1972, Journal Finance Research, since 1987. Co-editor Journal of Finance, since 1988. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member American Finance Association, American Economic Association, American Risk and Insurance Association, Western Finance Association, Western Economic Association.

    Connections

    • Married Joy Lauterborn, 1965 (divorced 1969). Married Marisel Garcia, December 15, 1979. 1 child, Melissa Allyn.
    • father: David Mayers
    • mother: Katherine (Teed) Mayers
    • spouses: Joy Lauterborn
    • Marisel Garcia
    • child: Melissa Allyn Mayers
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    Nationality
    • 1960
      United States Naval Academy
    • 1967
      University California
    • 1972
      University Rochester
    • 1960
      Commissioned lieutenant United States Marine Corps
    • 1965 - 1966
      foreman United States Steel
      Pittsburg, Kansas, United States
    • 1965
      Commissioned lieutenant United States Marine Corps
    • 1972 - 1986
      professor, University of California at Los Angeles
    • 1986
      Shepard professor, of insurance Faculty of Finance
      Columbus, Ohio, United States