Andrew L. Berkin, Ph.D., is director of research for Bridgeway Capital Management, which offers expertly designed investment building blocks for select institutions and advisors. He earned a doctoral degree in physics from the University of Texas and received his bachelor's degree with honors in physics from the California Institute of Technology. Andrew has published numerous research articles in physics, computer science, and investing and serves on the editorial board of the Financial Analysts Journal. He co-authored "The Incredible Shrinking Alpha: And What You Can Do to Escape Its Clutches" with Larry E. Swedroe. Larry E. Swedroe is director of research for Buckingham and The BAM ALLIANCE. He holds an MBA in finance and investment from New York University and a bachelor's degree in finance from Baruch College. Larry was among the first authors to publish a book that explained the science of investing in layman's terms, "The Only Guide to a Winning Investment Strategy You'll Ever Need." He has since authored seven more books and co-authored seven other books, including "The Incredible Shrinking Alpha: And What You Can Do to Escape Its Clutches" with Andrew L. Berkin. Larry is a prolific writer and contributes to multiple national outlets, including ETF.com.