Faculty & Departments

Finance Department Articles for '2013'

Study: Rebates Are Key to Where Brokers Route Orders

December 18, 2013

This Wall Street Journal article examines new research by finance professors Robert Battalio and Shane Corwin into potential conflicts of interest surrounding trading exchange rebates.
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Staggered Boards May Boost Returns: Study

December 11, 2013

Finance Professor Martijn Cremers' new research into staggered boards is discussed in this Wall Street Journal Money Beat column.
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Mendoza College finance faculty win ‘Q’ research awards

November 19, 2013

Martijn Cremers, Pengjie (Paul) Gao, Robert Battalio and Shane Corwin recently won Q awards for their academic research projects with potential applications in investment management.
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Snapchat turns down $3 billion Facebook offer, reports say

November 15, 2013

Finance Professor Tim Loughran discusses Snapchat's rejection of Facebook's bid and what it signals for the market.
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First Take: Twitter's first day of trading is a monster

November 7, 2013

Finance Professor Tim Loughran comments on the long-awaited Twitter IPO and the markets' reaction in this USA Today article.
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Did We Waste a Recession?

August 6, 2013

This New York Times article discusses a project led by Finance Professor Paul Schultz on figuring out what caused the financial crisis and how to prevent a sequel.
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Debating the Merits of the Boom in Merger Lawsuits

March 8, 2013

This New York Times article mentions a report that Finance Professor Matt Cain co-authors about merger litigation.
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Is Your Fund Manager Active Enough?

January 12, 2013

This Barron's article quotes Finance Professor Martijn Cremers about "active share", a measure that predicts fund manager performance.
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