Alagoa is Winner at Poland Finance Conference

News Story: October 11, 2017
Welch College of Business students and faculty

From left, award winner Mario Alagoa, Professor Lucjan Orlowski and
fellow DBA student Mathew Roessler attended the conference.

Mario Alagoa, adjunct professor and DBA student at Sacred Heart University, was honored with the Best Paper Award at the III Wrocław Conference in Finance WROFIN 2017 in Wroclaw, Poland in September. Alagoa’s winning paper is titled “Protecting the Value of a Diversified Equity Portfolio: The case for VIX.” Congratulations to Alagoa and his doctoral mentor, Professor Keener Hughen, on this outstanding accomplishment.