Dr. Dalia Marciukaityte is an associate professor of finance at Illinois State University. She is also a policy advisor for the Heartland Institute.
Dr. Marciukaityte previously she served as Humana/Mike McAlister Endowed Professor at Louisiana Tech University. Her business experience is with Strategic Management Group and Merrill Lynch.
She was born and raised in Lithuania (part of the USSR at the time). Her B.S. and M.S. degrees in management are from Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania. She moved to the U.S. to study at Drexel University and the University of Pennsylvania. Her Ph.D. in finance with minor in economics is from Drexel University.
Dr. Marciukaityte has published articles in Financial Management, the Journal of Corporate Finance, the Journal of Financial Research, the Financial Analysts Journal, the Financial Review, the Journal of Business Research, the Journal of Behavioral Finance, and other journals. Her research interests are in government regulations, market competition, corporate finance, and behavioral finance. She taught Financial Management, Financial Markets, International Finance, and Financial Econometrics, working with undergraduate, master, and doctoral students.