- Firm Scope
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Investment banking
- Market efficiency
“Who Moves Markets in a Sudden Market-Wide Crisis? Evidence from Nine-Eleven,” (with Douglas Emery and Michael Fuerst), 2016, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 51 (463-487).
“A Practical Anti-Bubble Perscription,” (with Sandro Andrade and Jiangze Bian), 2013, The Economists' Voice 9 (1).
"Analyst Coverage, Information, and Bubbles,” (with Sandro Andrade and Jiangze Bian), 2013, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 48 (1573-1605).
“Taking Stock or Cashing In? Shareholder Style Preferences, Premiums and the Method of Payment,” (with Vikram Nanda and Sabatino Silveri), 2012, The Journal of Empirical Finance 19 (558-582).
“Do Institutions Perfer High Value Acquirers? An Analysis of Trading in Stock-Financed Mergers,” (with Vikram and Sabatino). 2012, Journal of Financial Research (211-241).
“Does it Pay to be Loyal? An Empirical Analysis of Underwriting Relationships and Fees,” (with Vikram Nanda and Vincent Warther), 2005, Journal of Financial Economics 77 (673-699).
“What’s in a Name? Hotelling’s Valuation Principle and Business School Namings,” (with Vikram Nanda), 2005, The Journal of Business 78 (1111-1135, lead article).
“Is Acquiring-Firm Shareholder Approval in Stock-for-Stock Mergers Perfunctory?” (with Angela Morgan and Jack Wolf), 2004, Financial Management 33 (45-69).
“Do Firms Time Equity Offerings? Evidence from the 1930s and 1940s,” (with William Christie and Vikram Nanda), 2004, Financial Management 33 (5-23, lead article).
“What Can 'Nine-Eleven' Tell Us about Closed-End Fund Discounts and Investor Sentiment?,” (with Douglas Emery and Michael Fuerst). 2003, Journal of Financial Research 38 (515-529).
“Divisional Diversity and the Conglomerate Discount: The Evidence from Spinoffs,” (with Vikram Nanda), 2003, Journal of Financial Economics 70 (69-98).
“Locking Out Rival Bidders: The Use of Lockup Options in Corporate Mergers,” 2001, Journal of Financial Economics 60, 103-141.
Teaching and Professional Experience
- Academic Director, Master of Science in Finance (on-campus program)
- Dissertation Chair (Ryan Bubley)
- Corporate Finance and Investments (Undergraduate and MBA levels, on-campus and online)
- Member of American Finance Association, Financial Management Association, Southern Finance Association, Western Finance Association
- Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1997
- B.S.B.A., University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1989
- Certificate, Actuarial Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1989