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Finance and Business Economics PhD Program

 

2014 - 2015 FBE Job Market Candidates
 

 Student  Dissertation Area  Research Interests

 

  Jianqui (John) Bai
  Website  |  Email  |  CV (pdf)

 

 Corporate Finance

 - corporate diversification
 - causal inference
 - the interaction between firms real actions
         and organizational form
 - financial intermediation

 

  Zhishan (Henry) Guo
  Website  |  Email  |  CV (pdf)

 

 Asset Pricing

 - Investment funds
 - optimal portfolio selection
 - real estate market anomalies

 

 Davidson (Dave) Heath
  Website  |  Email  |  CV (pdf)

 

 Asset Pricing

 - commodity markets
 - real options
 - innovation
 - patents
 - text analysis

 

 Sakya Sarkar
  Website  |  Email  |  CV (pdf)

 

 Corporate Finance

 - Mergers and Acquisitions
 - Corporate Diversification
 - Coinsurance
 - Cash credit Risk Merton's model
 - Bond rating transition models

 

  Garrett Swanburg
  Website   |  Email  |   CV (pdf)

 

 Corporate Finance

 - Corporate diversification
 - product market competition
 - mergers and acquisitions
 - causal inference methods

 


USC has a separate Department of Economics in the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences.
University of Southern California Department of Economics Job Market Candidates

 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Michelle Lee, Director, Marshall School of Business PhD Program.


This page last updated 11/18/2014.  If you have questions or comments, please contact the FBE Dept. at 213-740-6515 or fbe@usc.edu