Daniel Kinnear

Business Research Specialist
Adjunct Lecturer in Finance


M.S. in Finance, The University of Arizona, 2014

Areas of Expertise

  • Management and quality control for large socio-economic datasets
  • Economic forecasting
  • Equity valuation
  • Econometric modeling


FIN 311G Introduction to Finance - Spring
FIN 311 Introduction to Finance - Summer
FIN 423A - Applied Investment Management - Fall
FIN 523A - Applied Investment Management - Fall


Daniel Kinnear is the data manager for the Economic and Business Research Center, and is responsible for providing timely and accurate data for the Forecasting Project, the Center’s websites, and the Arizona’s Economy Mobile App and web publications.  Working with EBRC’s director, George Hammond, webmaster, Maile Nadelhoffer, and the UA Web Mobile Services group, Daniel was project lead in the development of Arizona’s Economy Mobile App for smart phone and tablet which launched in December of 2013. His work also supports the data and analysis found on the M.A.P. Dashboard website. 

Daniel holds both BSBA and MS degrees in finance from the University of Arizona.  His finance master’s thesis examined the implications of lowered trading costs and improved liquidity on the small firm effect. Daniel also is an adjunct lecturer in the Finance department in the Eller College, where his courses include FIN 423/523 Applied Portfolio Management and FIN 311 Introduction to Finance.

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