The Department of Finance assesses real-time financial market data, news and analytics to produce quality research.
Our work is published in top-tier finance journals including the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Review of Financial Studies and the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.
University of Tennessee economists Matthew Murray and Don Bruce wrote that while the New Markets program provided “an important boost” to low-income communities, “it falls short in terms of economic impact, efficiency, and accountability.” They continued, “The program entails relatively…
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Tracie Woidtke on Shareholder Activism
Tracie Woidtke is looking into the effects of communication among shareholders and increased activism with the goal of determining whether low-cost mechanisms can influence a company to act in shareholders’ best interests.Our Research