Andras Marosi

Full Executive Professor, Alberta School of Business - Finance & Statistical Analysis Dept
Associate Dean, Alberta School of Business - Undergraduate Office

Contact

Full Executive Professor, Alberta School of Business - Finance & Statistical Analysis Dept
Email
andras.marosi@ualberta.ca

Associate Dean, Alberta School of Business - Undergraduate Office
Email
andras.marosi@ualberta.ca

Overview

About

Education

University of Texas at Austin 

  • PhD in Finance (minors in Economics and Statistics), 2005. Dissertation topic: Predation and Financial Structure.
  • Awards: Awards: Finance Department Fellowship 200-01, University Continuing Fellowship 1999-2000, CIBER Doctoral Internationalization Conference at UCLA, University Preemptive Fellowship 1996-97 

Cast Western Reserve University 

  • Non-degree graduate student and Fulbright Scholar 1995-96 
  • Award: Alexander Hamilton Fellowship 1995-96

University of Cambridge, United Kingdom 

  • MPhil in Finance, 1995
  • Award: Cambridge Overseas Trust, BAT/FCO Scholarship 1994-95

Janus Pannonius University, Pécs, Hungary 

  • BSc in Business and Economics 1992 
  • Awards: TEMPUS Scholarship to study at Vrije Universitet Brussel 1992, ISEP Scholarship to study at University of Tennessee at Knoxville 1991, Scholarship of the Republic of Hungary 1991

Teaching

Teaching Experience

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis

  • Assistant Professor of Finance (since July 1, 2009)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance (July 2005 – June 2009)
  • Assistant Professor of Finance (July 2001 – June 2005)
  • Teaching: Introductory Corporate Finance (undergraduate, MBA and EMBA), Corporate Financial Planning (undergraduate and MBA until 2005), Applied Corporate Finance (MFM)
  • Service: School of Business Undergraduate Studies Policy Committee (2009-2013), School of Business Assurance of Learning Committee (2011-2013), Finance honours advisor and general finance advisor (2010-2013)
  • Grants and Awards: BSA Mackenzie Teaching Award (2003-2004)

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN, Department of Finance, Austin, TX

Assistant Instructor (1998-2001)

  • Teaching responsibilities: introductory money, banking and financial institutions
  • Grants and Awards: nomination for graduate student teaching award

Teaching Assistant (1996-1998):

  • Provided assistance for investment theory, portfolio management and security analysis (MBA, undergraduate), energy finance and corporate finance (MBA).

JANUS PANNONIUS UNIVERSITY, Department of Managerial Economics, Pécs, Hungary

Assistant Instructor (1992-1994)

  • Teaching responsibilities: introductory financial management (undergraduate)

    Courses

    FIN 422 - Capital Investment

    Capital budgeting and the determination of the cost of capital to the firm. Prerequisite: FIN 301 and MGTSC 312.

    Fall Term 2020
    FIN 888 - Strategic Financial Management

    Combination of comprehensive global financial management cases from the CFO perspective and presentations and discussions on current financial management topics including lectures from CFOs and others with significant expertise in global financial market and institutions. Prerequisites: FIN 806 and FIN 808. Restricted to students registered in the MFM Program.

    Summer Term 2020

    Scholarly Activities

    Research - Published Papers

    “ ‘You Can Enter but You Cannot Leave..’ U.S. Securities Markets and Foreign Firms,” Journal of Finance, 2008, 63(5): 2477-2506 (with Nadia Massoud).

    “Why Do Firms Go Dark?” Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 2007, 42(2):421–442. (with Nadia Massoud).


    Research - Working Papers

     “SEC Regulation, Risk-Taking and Financial Distress: Private versus Public Firms” (with Nadia Massoud and Igor Semenenko) To be presented at the NFA 2012 conference, recipient of the Jean Perrien Award at the 2012 ASAC Conference.

    “Predation, Stock Prices and Financial Structure” (with Andres Almazan and Sheridan Titman)

    “Patent Litigation and Deep Pockets: Does Size Matter?”