Arturo Balana

Arturo Balana, DSc, CFA

Senior Lecturer
Academic AreaFinance
Areas of InterestInvestments, Derivatives, Corporate Finance, Fixed Income

Arturo Balana, DSc (The George Washington University) is a Senior Lecturer in the practice track. He joined the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School full-time in 2016 after a long career in portfolio management at the World Bank's Treasury Department. He also provided technical assistance to central banks under the World Bank's Reserve Asset Management Program. He was a former adjunct faculty at Carey and at George Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. He is a CFA charterholder. 


  • DSc, Operations Research, George Washington University
  • MS, Operations Research, George Washington University
  • BS, Statistics, University of the Philippines



  • Continuous Time Finance
  • Derivatives
  • Corporate Finance