Paul A. Weller

Paul A. Weller


Professor Emeritus - May 2011

  W318  Pappajohn Business Building
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • PhD in Economics, Essex University, 1981
  • MA in Economics, Essex University, 1973
  • BA in Philosophy and Psychology, Oxford University, 1968


  • Finance theory
  • Foreign exchange markets
  • Futures
  • International finance


  • Outstanding Paper Award in Investments at the Midwest Finance Association Meeting, sponsored by the American Association of Individual Investors (AAII) for "Are Technical Trading Rules in the Foreign Exchange Market Profitable? A Genetic Programming Approach", 1997

Selected Publications

Other Work

  • Technical Analysis in Foreign Exchange Market invited chapter for Handbook of Exchange Rates (eds. James, March and Sarno) Wiley, Christopher Neely, Paul A. Weller, Wiley, 2011