Craig Pirrong, Ph.D.

Current position:
Professor of Finance and Director, Global Energy Management Institute, Bauer College of Business of the University of Houston

Bio Highlights:

  • Published “The Economics, Law, and Public Policy of Market Power Manipulation
  • Retained by FERC to make a one-day presentation in June 2005 on the economics, law, and regulation of market manipulation to economists, analysts, and attorneys in the agency’s Office of Market Oversight and Investigation
  • University of Chicago, Ph.D. (1987)
Dr. Pirrong’s Resume


Affidavit, select quote:
“Based on my review of Mr. Chen’s trading records, I conclude that his trades were legitimate, and not manipulative in either intent or effect. In particular, his trades were not wash trades.”
Dr. Pirrong’s Affidavit