Aristotle (Art) Lekacos is currently a Professor and Director of Educational Technology at Stony Brook University in the College of Business. He is also a Director of Information Systems Management in the School of Professional Development. He founded and managed for 20 plus years, Trac Line Software, a company that developed enterprise wide business systems for Retailers, Wholesalers and Manufacturers. He guided the firm into a multinational corporation, expanding the scope and breadth of the product line. During that period, Mr. Lekacos also provided consulting services to many Fortune 100 corporations including IBM, JC Penny, AT&T, EDS, Sunbeam, Radio Shack, Honeywell, Hammacher Schlemmer and Xerox . Prior to founding his company, Mr. Lekacos worked at Grumman Aerospace Corporation in Advanced Systems and Business Proposals. He recently published a book titled, "Communicating in a Digital World" which includes online multimedia content. Information on the book can be found at lekacos.com.
Center for Behavioral Finance launches website: The Center for Behavioral Finance at Stony Brook University brings together researchers from different disciplines to conduct research in behavioral finance. We aim at producing cutting-edge research in all fields of behavioral finance and (financial) decision making, mostly using experiments, publishable in top-tier journals in finance, judgment and decision making and psychology.