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Faculty Research Briefs

2016

Clouded judgment: mood influences credit approval decisions and outcomes
Featuring Ran Duchin

Value vs. growth: an investor’s perspective
Featuring Stephan Siegel

2015

Inheritance: identifying the genetic component of financial behavior
Featuring Stephan Siegel

Wall Street occupations: finance-sector compensation examined
Featuring Philip Bond

2014

Corporate capital flows to CEO cronies, but that’s not always a bad thing
Featuring Ran Duchin

Foster Faculty receive international recognition for superior research
Featuring Benjamin Hallen, Christopher Hrdlicka, Christopher M. Barnes, David Burgstahler, Hema Yoganarasimhan, Robert W. Palmatier, Terence Mitchell, Thomas Gilbert, Thomas Jones, and Thomas William Lee

Foster faculty recommend favorite books on macroeconomic trends
Featuring Debra Glassman, Edward Rice, Jonathan Brogaard, Jonathan M. Karpoff, Kevin Steensma, Philip Bond, Richard S. McPherson, Robert Higgins, Stephan Siegel, Suresh Kotha, Thomas Gilbert, and Thomas Jones

Foster School continues run of stellar faculty hires in every department
Featuring Amin Sayedi, Benjamin Hallen, Florian Schulz, Hema Yoganarasimhan, Jianqing 'Fisher' Wu, Lea Dunn, Phillip Quinn, and Terrence Blackburne

Long-term investors improve corporate behavior, increase returns
Featuring Jarrad Harford

The ABCs of HFTs: a primer on high-frequency trading
Featuring Jonathan Brogaard

The Year in Research: 2013-14
Featuring Abhishek Borah, Asher Curtis, Christopher Hrdlicka, Christopher M. Barnes, Jarrad Harford, Jonathan Brogaard, Jonathan Z. Zhang, Mark Forehand, Nidhi Agrawal, Ran Duchin, Ryan Fehr, Scott J. Reynolds, Shailendra Pratap Jain, Terence Mitchell, Thomas Gilbert, Thomas Jones, and Xiao-Ping Chen

Tightening credit a key cause of doubling in corporate cash holdings
Featuring Jarrad Harford

2013

Dean Emeritus Bradford inducted into Minority Business Hall of Fame
Featuring William Bradford

Want fairness across generations? Reduce investment risk, benefit payouts
Featuring Christopher Hrdlicka and Thomas Gilbert

2012

Dominant shareholder incentives affect the cost of corporate borrowing
Featuring Paul Malatesta

Heredity is a major driver of irrational investing behavior
Featuring Stephan Siegel

Indecisive economic policy takes a lasting toll on financial markets
Featuring Jonathan Brogaard

Master Class: Foster School amplified by nine new faculty members
Featuring Asher Curtis, David G. Sirmon, Foad Iravani, Mark Westerfield, Michael R. Wagner, Natalie Mizik, Ran Duchin, Sarah McVay, and Tracey Seslen

Old news? Inattentive investors create opportunity for savvy arbitrageurs
Featuring Thomas Gilbert

2011

Bribery penalties sting less than penalties for other financial misconduct
Featuring Jonathan M. Karpoff

Economic indicators are inaccurate, but markets know the truth
Featuring Thomas Gilbert

Lance Young wins 2011 PACCAR Award for Excellence in Teaching
Featuring Lance Young

Private equity creates long-term value
Featuring Jarrad Harford