Amy Calistri is editor of StreetAuthority's Stock of the Month and The Daily Paycheck. Prior to joining Street Authority, she was a senior researcher with Applied Economics Consulting Group, providing economic and financial analysis in support of commercial litigation. Ms. Calistri has authored and instructed investment education materials used by a number of the major investment houses. She is also a recognized authority on the changing international regulatory policies affecting the casino/gambling sector. Ms. Calistri is published in the areas of economics, statistics, and her other risk vs. return hobby--poker. She holds a Series 3 certification and holds a Master's degree from the L.B.J. School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas, specializing in international economic and industrial policy. Ms. Calistri also has an undergraduate engineering degree from Columbia University.