Burhan F. Yavas is a Professor and Chair in the department of Accounting, Finance & Economics at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH). He has held teaching positions at University of Southern California, Pepperdine University, Bilkent University (Turkey), Mosbach University ( Germany), University of Durres (Albania) and National Economics University (Vietnam). He received a Ph.D. and an M.A. in Economics from the University of Southern California, and a B.A. in Finance from the University of Ankara in Turkey.
Dr. Yavas is a member of Academy of International Business (AIB) and Western Decision Sciences Institute (WDSI). He edited WDSI’s journal, Journal of Business and Management (1993-2000). He has served on the editorial boards of five professional journals. His research interests include international financial markets, international comparative management, countertrade and country risk analysis. He has published over seventy-five articles some of which appeared in such journals as Management International Review, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Advances in International Comparative Management, International Journal of Emerging Markets, Research in International Business & Finance, International Trade Journal, International Journal of Cross Cultural Management,, Journal of Global Marketing, Quality Progress and American Business Review.
Dr. Yavas received numerous awards for his scholarship and teaching which include six Research Awards and three conference best paper awards, He also received the College of Business & Public Administration’s Hyundai Outstanding Professor award in 2001. He was previously chosen CSU Dominguez Hills Outstanding Professor in 1996. He has worked on grants received from the U.S. Department of Education, U.S. Department of Agriculture and CSU Center for International Business Research and California Lottery fund.
BUS 445, International Business
FIN 502, Advanced Topics in International Business
FIN 503, Advanced Topics in Multinational Finance
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