Finance Dissertations and Papers

Recent Dissertation Titles

  • "Investment-Specific Shocks and Momentum Profits," Jun Li (2012)
  • "Risk-Taking Decisions and Product Market Strategy of Financial Intermediaries," Daniil Osipov (2012)
  • "Essays on Corporate Governance," Yihui Pan (2011)
  • "Essays on Dynamic Economies with Frictions," Mahdi (Pedram) Nezafat (2011)
  • "The Determinants and Impact of Executive-firm Matches," Yihui Pan (2011)
  • "Essays in Asset Pricing," Fan Yang (2011)
  • "An Empirical Test of Guides to the Selection of Industrial Common Staocks for Institutions," Stephen Hunt Archer (2010)
  • "Private Information andInformation Asymmetry in Equity Carve-Outs," Huijing Fu (2010)
  • "Three Essays about the Financial Impact of Top Managers on Firm Value," Young Han Kim (2009)
  • "Endogenous Technological Progress and the Cross Section of Stock Returns," Xiaoji Lin (2008)
  • "Essays on the Composition of Aggregate Wealth," Igor Kozhanov (2008)
  • "Two Essays on Mutual Funds," Truong Duong (2008)
  • "Three Essays in Corporate Finance," Mufaddal Baxamusa (2008)
  • "Empirical Tests of Consumption-Based Asset Pricing Models Using Household-Level Consumption Data," Nataliya Polkovnichenko (2008)
  • "The Pecking Order, Information Asymmetry, and Financial Market Efficiency," Abu Jalal (2007)
  • "Essays on the Effects of Banking Relationships," Claire Rosenfeld (2007)
  • "Biases and the Size Effect," Eng Joo Tan (2007)

Student Publications and Presentations

"Default Probability and Forced Turnover of CEO and CFO," American Finance Association, Financial Management Association, American Accounting Association, Young Han Kim