The PhD concentration in Finance prepares students for academic positions through rigorous training in scholarship and university-level teaching. Our research-active faculty hold doctorate degrees from top business schools. Their areas of research expertise include corporate finance, asset pricing and financial institutions, with faculty publications consistently appearing in leading academic journals such as the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies and Management Science. Our faculty members also serve on editorial boards of academic journals such as the Review of Financial Studies, Review of Derivatives Research and Journal of Economics and Business.

Faculty members work closely with students and publish papers co-authored with current and former students in top academic journals such as the Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Management Science, The Accounting Review and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.

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Connie X. Mao
  • Office LocationAlter Hall 416
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  • Titles & RolesBoettner Senior Research Fellow
    Wolfbein Senior Fellow
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