Dr. Michael J. Seiler is the K. Dane Brooksher Endowed Chair Professor of Real Estate and Finance at The College of William & Mary. A former hedge fund Chief Economist, Dr. Seiler is an internationally recognized behavioral real estate researcher whose studies have been cited in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, LA Times, and Washington Post. He has published over 160 research studies, has written several books, and serves as the editor of Real Estate Finance and the co-editor of Journal of Real Estate Research. Dr. Seiler is a past recipient of the William N. Kinnard Young Scholar Award, a national recognition for making significant contributions in his field before the age of 40, and more recently received the James A. Graaskamp Award which recognizes extraordinary iconoclastic thought/action throughout a person’s career in the development of a multi-disciplinary philosophy of real estate in the areas of behavioral real estate and decision-making.Dr. Seiler is also the past President of the American Real Estate Society (www.aresnet.org).