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Foster School of Business
University of Washington
Box: 353226
Seattle, WA 98195-3226

Virtually all financing involves negotiation. The terms of financing are not engraved on stone tablets, and the financial manager cannot assume that an initial proposal from a commercial banker or investment banker is the only choice available.

Charles Haley

Professor Emeritus of Finance


PhD Stanford University (1968)
MBA Stanford University (1964)
BSE University of Michigan (1962)

Current Research

Convertible bonds in corporate finance

Positions Held

At the University of Washington since 1966
Fulbright lecturer at Technical University of Cluj in Romania, 1994-1995


Washington First International Bank, organizer and director, 1989-present
Seattle City Treasurer, advisory committee, 1981-1992
Consultant to American Bankers Association, 1973-present
U.S. Department of Labor, 1984-1986
Washington Bankers Association, 1973-1979

Honors and Awards

Burlington Northern Foundation Teaching Achievement Award, 1989
Rainier National Bank Professorship, 1979-1987

Academic Service

Managing editor, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 1971-1979
Project director of the School's Romania Project, 1995-1997