Evidence-Based INVESTING

Course Description

Evidence Based Investing Science has produced many tremendous advances from lifesaving medical treatments to instantaneous communication. Historically, though, science has had little influence on investing. Instead of keeping pace with advancements in Modern Portfolio Theory and statistical evidence, investors often rely on conventional wisdom and flawed assumptions.

This course provides a framework to provide you with optimal investing outcomes based on compelling scientific evidence.

What You Will Learn:

  • The Pillars of Evidence-Based Investing
  • The role of bonds and what type are appropriate
  • Why it is advantages to diversify overseas
  • Why small stocks should be included in your diversification
  • Why value stocks preferred over growth
  • Why alternative investments should be included

Who Should Attend:

  • Individuals and couples seeking academic, research-based guidance for investing
  • Those that are looking to improve their understanding of asset allocation, diversification, rebalancing, and monitoring


See the course catalog for Personal Financial Management to register. Select the dates you wish to attend and pay the course tuition fee.


Tuition includes: Guide to Evidence-Based Investing, A Scientific Framework for the Art of Investing and access to all the Academic reports cited in class. Additional handouts of the PowerPoint slides may be available for $10, to be paid directly to the instructor.

Your Instructor is a veteran of the industry (over 19 years), Scott Campbell, President of Austin First Financial, Inc.