Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics - Faculty Publications*:

Burhan Yavas:

Dheeriya, P., Rezayat, F and Yavas, BF (2014). Relations Between Volatility and Returns of Exchange Traded Funds of Emerging Stock Markets and of USA. Review of Economics and Finance, 2014-1:44-56

Yavas, B.F and Rezayat, F (2013). Market Volatility: A Study of Equity Markets of US, Canada, Germany and China. Journal of International Finance and Economics. 13(4):107-122.

Rezayat, F. Yavas, BF and Dheeriya, P. (2012). Can Market Volatilities Ripple Across Nations? An Investigation Using Exchange-traded funds.  Investment Management and Financial Innovations. 9(1):8-14

Graves, K., Vardiabasis, D. and Yavas, B (2012). The Global Financial Crisis and Mergers and Acquisitions International Journal of Business and Management.  7(2):56-66.

Woods, M., Christodoludio, N, Yavas, BF and Vardiabasis, D. (2012) Unethical Business Practices in the Foodservices Industry. Journal of Foodservice Business Research. 16(4):

Yavas, B. F, Leong, GK, Vardiabasis, D and Christodolidu, N. (2011). Strategic Sourcing: A Comparative Study among two industries, International Journal of Business and Management, 6(4), 3-15.

Yavas, B.F and Rezayat, F (2008). Integration among Global Equity Markets: Portfolio Diversification using Exchange-Traded Funds, Investment Management & Financial Innovations. 5(3), 30-43.

Yavas, B.F (2007). Benefits of International Portfolio Diversification, Graziadio Business Report. 10(2).   

Yavas, B.F. and Fisher, D. (2006). Performance Evaluation of Commercial Bank Branches using Data Envelopment Analysis, Journal of Business and Management. 11(2), 89-102.

Rezayat, F and Yavas, B.F. (2006).  International Portfolio Diversification: A Study of Linkages among the U.S., European and Japanese Equity Markets, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, 16(2006) 440-458.

Yavas, B.F., Rezayat, F. and Bilici, H. (2004). A Study of Correlation between International Equity Markets using Exchange-Traded Funds, Journal of Asia-Pacific Business, 5(3), 67-82.

Yavas, B.F., Janda, S. and Marcoulides, G. (2004). Cross-national Stability of a Quality Management Model: A Comparative Study of USA and Turkey, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Decision Sciences, 8(1), 43-65.

Yavas, B.F. and Rezayat, F. (2003). The Impact of Culture on Managerial Perceptions of Quality, International Journal of Cross-Cultural Management, 3(2): 211-232.

Yavas, B.F. and Konyar, K. (2003). Cultural and Economic Determinants of Managerial Perceptions of Quality, Journal of Asia-Pacific Business. 4(4): 3-23. 

Yavas, B.F. and Freed, R. (2001). An Economic Rationale for Countertrade: Liquidity Constraints, International Trade Journal, 15(2): 1-30.

Yavas, B.F. and F. Rezayat (2001). A Cross-country Analysis of Managerial Perceptions of Quality, In Fatemi & Jordan (Eds.) Contemporary Developments in International Business, Chapter 8, pp. 103-117.

Janda, S. & Yavas, B.F. (2000). Segmenting Industrial Markets on the basis of Quality: Some Cross-National Evidence, Journal of Marketing Management, 10(1): 37-50.

Yavas, B.F., Freed, R. and Vardiabasis, D.(2000). Uncertainty, The Lemon Problem, Asymmetric Information and Countertrade: An Economic Perspective, Journal of Transnational Management Development, 5(1):.3-32.

Yavas, B.F. & Vardiabasis, D. (1999). Differences in Managerial Attitudes: A Study of U.S., Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore, Utrecht Business Review, 1(1): 50-74.

Marcoulides, G., Yavas, B., Bilgin, Z. & Gibson, C. (1998). Reconciling the Culturalist and Rationalist Approaches to International Management: A Study of Leadership in the U.S. and Turkey, Thunderbird International Business Review, 40(6): 563-583.

Burrows, T. Yavas, B.F & Bilici, H. (1997). The Use of Generalizability Theory for Insurance Underwriting Decisions American Business Review, 15(2): 75-84.

Yavas, B.F. and Bilgin, Z. (1996). Estimating Tourism Demand In Turkey: A Pooled Cross-Section-Time-Series Analysis, Tourism Analysis, 1(1): 19-27.

Yavas, B.F. and Marcoulides, G.A. (1996). An Examination of Cross-cultural Quality Management Practices of American and Asian Managers in S.B. Prasad (Ed.) Advances in International Comparative Management, Vol. 11. Ch. 3, pp. 51-88. JAI Press.

Yavas, B.F., Freed, R. (1996). Countertrade: The Role of Liquidity Shortage, Journal of Transnational Management Development, 2(1): 31-51.

Yavas, B.F. (1995). A Comparison of the Quality Perceptions of Foreign and Domestic Firms in the Electronics Industry, Management International Review, 35(2): 171-188.

Yavas, B. F. (1995). Employee Perceptions of Quality: Survey Results International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management, 12(5): 8-17.

Yavas, B.F. (1995). Quality Management Practices Worldwide: Convergence or Divergence, Quality Progress, (October) 28(10): 57-61.

Yavas, B.F. and Vardiabasis, D. (1995). Intra-Industry Trade in the Pacific Rim: Trends and Implications for Regionalism vs. Globalism, In Suliman, O. & Baghadi, M. (Ed.) International Trade: Global Commodity Price Stabilization: Implications for World Trade and Development, Chapter 3. pp. 61-78. Quorum Books: Westport, CT.

Yavas, B.F. and Burrows, T. (1994). A Comparative Study of Attitudes of U.S. and Asian Managers toward Product Quality, Quality Management Journal, 2(1): 41-56.

Yavas, B.F. and Burrows, T. (1994). The Use of Generalizability Theory to Improve International Lending Decisions, Journal of Transnational Management Development, 1(1):35-49.

Burrows, T., Yavas, B.F. and Vardiabasis, D. (1994).  Improving the Credit Analysis Process: An Illustration of Generalizability Theory, Southwestern Economic Review, 21(1): 43-55.

Yavas, B.F. and Vardiabasis, D. (1994). Intra-Industry Trade in the Pacific Rim: Estimates and Trends International Journal of Management, 11(1): 591-598.

Burrows, T. and Yavas, B.F. (1994). Using G-Theory to Improve Lending Decisions, Journal of Retail Banking, 16(1): 27-32.

Yavas, B.F. (1993). A Pooled Time-Series-Cross-Section Analysis of Exports: An Application to Turkey in M. Kreinin (Ed.) International Commercial Policy: Issues for the 1990's, Chapter 21, pp. 245-252 New York: Taylor & Francis.

Yavas, B.F. (1991). Fast Food Franchise Chains: A Pooled Cross-Section Time-Series Analysis of the Regions of the United States, Journal of Business and Economic Perspectives, 17(2): 67-74.

Yavas, B.F. (1991). Estimating Interregional Trade Using National Data, Journal of Administrative Sciences, 3(1): 25-34.

Yavas, B.F. (1989).  An Exploratory Assessment of the Use of Generalizability Theory in Improving Country Risk Analyses, The Mid-Atlantic Journal of Business, 25(7): 51-61.

Yavas, B.F., and Berkman, U. (1989). Dependability of Evaluation Processes: An Application to Hiring New Faculty, Journal of Economics and Administrative Studies, 3(1): 59-71.

Yavas, B.F. (1988). An Economic-Demographic Simulation Model of Interregional Growth: The Turkish Case, Review of Political Sciences, 63(3-4): 97-112. 

Yavas, B.F., and Vardiabasis, D. (1988). Countertrade: An Exploratory Assessment, Y. K. Economic Review, 2(4):  37-48.

Yavas, B.F. (1988). The Role of Economic-Demographic Factors in U.S. International Restaurant Franchising: An Empirical Investigation, Journal of Global Marketing, 2(1): 56-72. 

Yavas, B.F., and Vardiabasis, D. (1987). Restaurant Franchising in the Western United States, Journal of Applied Business Research, 3(3): 129-136.

Vardiabasis, D., and Yavas, B.F. (1986). Two-way Trade in the Pacific Basin, Business Insights, 6(1): 28-32.

Prakash Dheeriya:

RELATION BETWEEN VOLATILITY AND RETURNS OF EXCHANGE TRADED FUNDS OF EMERGING STOCK MARKETS AND OF USA Co-authored with Burhan Yavas and Fahimeh Rezayat, Review of Economics and Finance, February 2014.

ARE FRONTIER MARKETS MORE INEFFICIENT THAN EMERGING MARKETS, Co-authored with Erdost Torun, published in International Journal of Monetary Economics and Finance, 2014.

CAN MARKET VOLATALITIES RIPPLE ACROSS NATIONS? AN INVESTIGATION USING EXCHANGE TRADED FUNDS, Co-authored with Dr Burhan Yavas and Dr Fahimeh Rezayat, Investment Management Financial Innovations International Research Journal, Volume 9 (2) (2012), pp. 8-14.


WHO’S TO BLAME FOR THE STOCK MARKET MELTDOWN OF 2007? AN APPLICATION OF GRANGER CAUSALITY, International Research Journal of Applied Finance, Volume 3 (5) (May 2012), pp. 560-571.

WHERE TO MAKE? A CASE STUDY OF MODERN LOCATIONAL PROBLEMS in Cases  in Management (Indian and International Perspectives) , edited by Jham, Vimi and Gupta, Bindu, New Delhi, Bizatantra (2009), Case 9.

A CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK FOR DESCRIBING ONLINE ENTREPRENEURSHIP,  Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Volume 22 (3), (2009), pp 275-281.


INVESTMENT DECISION MAKING IN AN ENTREPRENEURIAL FIRM: AN APPLICATION, Journal of American Academy of Business. 12 (2) (March 2008) , pp 22-25.

HOUSING PRICES FORECASTS: AN EVALUATION OF FORECASTING MODELS, Published in the Thirty Seventh Annual Meeting of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, 2007.

CAPITAL BUDGETING IN THE SMALL FIRM: A CASE STUDY, Published in the Proceedings of the Annual Conference of Academy of Entrepreneurial Finance, April 19-21, 2006, Pasadena.

MARKET REACTIONS TO TERRORIST INCIDENTS: AN ANALYSIS Published in the Proceedings of the American Association of Financial Studies, 2005.

TERRORISM & FINANCIAL MARKETS: AN ANALYSIS, Published in Review of Business Research, v 2, # 2 (2004), pags 37-42.

DEBT CHARACTERIZATION IN A ‘SHORT PAYOFF’ TRANSACTION, (Co-authored), Investment Management and Financial Innovations, (Summer 2004).

CHINESE CURRENCY: TO APPRECIATE OR NOT TO APPRECIATE, THAT’S THE QUESTION Winner of the Distinguished Research Award at the Allied Academies 2004 Summer Conference.  Journal of Economics and Economic Education Research.



IMPACT OF INTERNET OFFERINGS ON COST OF CAPITAL: AN ANALYSIS, co-authored with Bala Maniam, Journal of Financial Management & Analysis, v 16, No. 2, 2004.

RAISING CAPITAL ONLINE: AN ANALYSIS, Journal of Financial Management and Analysis, 2003.

INVESTMENT BARRIERS IN LATIN AMERICA: BRAZIL, ARGENTINA AND ECUADOR, (Co-authored), International Business Association Conference, Los Cabos, May 23-27, 2001.

SIGNIFICANCE OF ELECTRONIC TRADING (Co-authored), Western Decision Sciences Institute Proceedings, April 2000.

E-FINANCE & COST OF CAPITAL: AN ANALYSIS (Co-authored), Western Decision Sciences Institute Proceedings, April 2000.

STOCK MARKET OVERVALUATIONS: ARE CURRENT STOCK PRICES JUSTIFIED BY THE FUNDAMENTALS?, (Co-authored), International Business Practices: Contemporary Readings, 2000, pp. 193-201.

TRADE AGREEMENTS: SIMILARITIES AND DIFFERENCES BETWEEN NAFTA, AFTA, AND CER (Co-authored), Western Decision Sciences Institute Proceedings, April 1999, pp. 295-297.

Impact of Internet on Firm’s Cost of Capital: An Analysis, (Co-authored) 5th Annual Association Information et Management Proceedings, November 2000.

Enhancing Traditional University Business Teaching Through Internet Course Integration (Co-authored) Proceedings of the 1st International Congress of the OOICTL Academy on Teaching, Learning, Course Management in Business and Related Areas, Volume II, 2000.

Creating An Undergraduate E-Commerce Concentration: A Case Study (Co-authored) Proceedings of the Information Systems Education Conference 2000.

Accessing International Business Resources on the Internet, European Journal of Finance, 2 (1996), pp. 161-179.

Forecastability of Exchange Rates: A Comparison of Exponential Smoothing Models, Contemporary Business Readings. Edited by Sammy Amin & Sam Fullerton, (1996), pp. 278-285..

An Investigation in the Behavior of Exchange Rates of Emerging Countries International Journal of  Public Administration, 1996.

Effects of Seasoned Equity Issues in Emerging Markets: An Investigation in the Thai Stock Market  Journal of Emerging Markets, Volume 1, No. 3, Fall/Winter 1996, pp. 21-34.

Financial Analysis of the U.S. Mineral and Mining Industry, Resources Policy, June 1993, pp. 106-123.

Further Evidence on Causality and Feedback Across International Stock Markets Journal of Economics  & Finance, Vol 17, No. 3, Fall 1993, pp. 161-167.

The Relationship Between Financial Characteristics and Bond Rating Changes in Merger Activities, (Coauthored) Journal of Financial and Strategic Decisions, Volume 6, Number 3, 1993, pp.  23-34.

Prospects of the Mineral/Mining Industry Under the New Administration, Mineral Economics and Management Society Newsletter, June 1993.

The Impact of Stock Market Crash of 1987 on Market Model Parameters Using Recursive Stability Analysis, Midwestern Journal of Business and Economics, Volume 8, No. 2, Fall 1993, pp. 47-51.

Repercussions of the U.S. Stock Market Crash (October 1987) on Other International Stock Markets Journal of Financial Management & Analysis, Volume 6, No. 1, January-June 1993, pp. 33-39.

A Comparison of the Forecast Efficiency of Autoregressive Exchange Rate Models Journal of Foreign Exchange and International Finance, Volume VI, No. 4, January-March 1993, pp. 401-410.

A Comparison of Money Demand in Four Industrialized Countries Using Seemingly Unrelated Regressions, (Coauthored) Journal of Financial Management and Analysis, Volume 5, Number 1, January-June 1992, pp. 15-24.

A Comparison of the Market Model and Random Coefficient Model Using Mergers as an Event, (Coauthored), Journal of Economics and Business, Volume 43, Number 1, February 1991, pp. 87-93.

An Empirical Test of the Currency Substitution Hypothesis, Midwestern Journal of Business and Economics, Volume 5, Number 3, Winter 1991, pp. 43-58.

Putting the Put-Call Ratio in Your Favor, Futures: The Magazine of Commodities and Options, July 1990, pp. 32-34.

A Case for Special Drawing Rights as a Unit of Account, International Journal of Accounting, Education and Research, Volume 21, Number 1, Fall 1985, pp. 71-87.


2010 and 2011 as E-Book


Wants and Needs

Resources: Human, Natural & Capital

Scarcity and Value


Opportunity Cost

Goods and Services

Swapping (Exchanging)

Where does money come from?

Spending, saving and Sharing money

Consumption and Production)



Inflation, Deflation


Risk & Return


Managing a checkbook

Starting a business

Protecting yourself financially

Money management tools



What is Law?


Moral and Legal Obligations

Prohibited conduct

Intellectual Property

Offer and Acceptance

Purchase versus lease



Assault and Battery

Solicitation and Conspiracy


Damages and Penalties

Search and Seizure

Freedom of Speech

Li-Lin Liu (Sunny):

The Association between Dividend Policy and Earnings Management, Co-Authors: Clark M. Wheatley, Farrukh Suvankulov, Mustafa Z. Younis, Xinmei (Lucy) Xie, 13 Journal of International Finance Studies 3, (2013)

Aggregate Analysts’ Revisions and Market Reaction, Co-Authors: Xinmei (Lucy) Xie, Journal of International Finance and Economics (2013)

A Comparative Analysis of the CVP Structure of Nonprofit Teaching and For-profit Non-Teaching Hospitals, Co-Authors: Forgione DA, and Younis MZ 39 Journal of Healthcare Finance 1 (2012)

Hospital Financial Distress, Recovery and Closure: Managerial Incentives and Political Costs, Co-Authors: Kathryn, J. Jervis, Mustafa (Mike) Z. Younis, and Dana A. Forgione, 23 Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting, & Financial Management 1 (2011)

Financial Restatements and Shareholder Ratifications of the Auditor, Co-Authors, Raghunandan, and Dasaratha Rama, 28 Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory 1 (2009)

Auditor Industry Specialization, Client Bargaining Power, and Audit Fees, Co-Authors: Hua-Wei Huang, K. Raghunandan, and Dasaratha Rama, 26 Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory 1 (2007)

Richard Malamud:

Can a Trust Distribute Capital Gains to the Income Beneficiary, Elder Client Planner, (119):3-5, April, 2014

Solo or co-trustees or co-executors? It depends on the family, Elder Client Planner, (117):14-16, February, 2014

Can you guess the total federal and California tax rate? Spidell California Taxletter, 36(1):3-4, January, 2014

Health, support, education, and maintenance: What does it really mean?, Elder Client Planner, (113):3-6, October, 2013

Using IRAs in Tax Planning During Retirement, Elder Client Planner, (110):4-5, July, 2013 with Tim Hilger

Estate Tax Allocation: How to Decide Who Pays, Elder Client Planner, (108):5-8, May, 2013

This old inherited house: How is it Taxed?, Elder Client Planner, (107):6-9, April, 2013

65-day rule: Reducing tax on fiduciary returns?, Elder Client Planner, (105):15-18, February, 2013

Forms 56, 4506, 4810, 5495: A Good Night's Sleep, Elder Client Planner, (103) 1, 3-4, December, 2012

Taxation of Foreclosures And Short Sales in California, State Tax Notes,(66):281 - 285, October 22, 2012

Interplay of passive activity, community property, and death, Elder Client Planner (98):8-9, July, 2012

Income tax reporting of trust income prior to funding, Elder Client Planner (96):4-5, May, 2012

Form 1041 Reporting Requirements for Grantor Trusts, Elder Client Planner (95):11, April, 2012

Deducting the cost of long-term care for critically ill, Elder Client Planner, (91):5-6, December, 2011 (plus client letter)

A Proposition 13 Change of Ownership occurs when trust beneficiaries change, Spidell’s California Taxletter, 33(6):65-66, June, 2011

SURFing USA: Closing an estate, updated, Elder Client Planner, (85):1-3, June 1, 2011

Support for your parents and children as taxable gifts, Elder Client Planner, (84):8-9, May 1, 2011

Fifty Years of Change and one Constant: Tax Analysts, various author's short articles detailing the changes in the last 40 years, Tax Notes Jan. 1, 2011.

Malamud, RB and Gina Rodriguez, Amending a Closed Tax Year to Change an Open Year, Spidell’s California Taxletter, 32(9):101, September, 2010.

Writer Questions Premise of Batchelder's Estate Tax Article, Tax Notes, February 9, 2009, p. 805

Malamud, RB & Parry, R, It's Time to Do Something About the Tax Gap, Houston Business and Tax Journal, lX: 1-32, Jan. 2009

The effect of reduced Social Security and higher taxes upon the death of a spouse, Elder Client Planner, 1(50):10-11, July 1, 2008

10 Suggestions for Closing the Tax Gap, Tax Notes, 118(5): 532-534, January 28, 2008

AICPA adopts new standards for valuation, Elder Client Planner, 1(43):1-3, December 1, 2007

Parry, R and Malamud, R B, Mad Cows and Angry Plaintiffs—Why Compliance with Governmental Regulations will not Protect Business from Lawsuits by Individuals that Contract Mad Cow Disease, Drake Journal of Agricultural Law, 11(3):307 - 325, Winter,

Equalizing Pre and Post Retirement Income— An After Tax Approach, Journal of Taxation of Investments, 1(24), 3-11, October 2006.

Teach you clients how to SURF - Advice for representatives helping with after-death needs, Elder Client Newsletter, 1(27):1,3-5, August 1, 2006.

Malamud, RB and Spidell’s editors, LLC Fee is Unconstitutional – File for Refund, Spidell’s California Taxletter, 28(4):55-58, April, 2006.

Decedent’s Tax Return Provides Clues for Finding Estate’s Assets, Elder Client Planner, 1(21):6-7, January, 2006.

Start the Tick Tock of the Five Year Clock by Contributing to a Roth, Elder Client Planner, 1(19):5-6, December, 2005.

Malamud, RB and Renee Rhodda, Is California’s LLC Annual Fee Legal? Out-of-state LLC Fights Gross Receipts Fee, Spidell’s California Taxletter, 27(6):77-78, June, 2005

How the IRS Can Close the Online Auction Tax Gap, Tax Notes 106(1):110-115, Jan. 3. 2005.

Full Pre-Retirement Income is Not Necessary in Retirement Years, Elder Client Planner, 1(5):11-12, October. 2004.

Malamud, RB and Lynn Freer, Contract to Provide Child Care Services - part of Child Care Plans, Big Brakes, Small Cost, Spidell’s California Taxletter - Supplement Fifth Ed. 26(5):27-28, May 1, 2004.

An Analysis of the AMT and Suggested Fixes, Tax Notes 102(11):1427-1429, March 15, 2004.

Malamud, RB & Barnett, D, How big a pension will you need to retire with the same income you take home now? California Faculty, VII(3):18-21, Oct. 2003

LLC Fee - Taxing Non-California Income, Spidell's California Taxletter, 24(12):180-182, December 1, 2002.

Nonresident Real Estate Withholding -- Sellers may reduce or eliminate withholding, Spidell’s California Taxletter, 23(12): December 1, 2001.

Partnership Withholding: When is it Required? Rules, guidelines and exceptions, Spidell’s California Taxletter, 23(9):138-141, September 1, 2001.

Interest Abatement - New procedures for state requests, Spidell’s California Taxletter, 23(5):75-78, May 1, 2001.

Long-term Care Physician’s Statement for Support to California FTB Form 350, Spidell’s California Taxletter, March 1, 2001.

A Review of the Golden State Scholarshare, Spidell Publishing, 1-20, August 2000.

Primer for a Trustee of a Revocable Trust, The Successful California Accountant, LV(1):24-27, Summer 2000.

Federal Tax Law as California Authority, Spidell's California Taxletter, 22(3):43-44, March 1, 2000.

Statute of Limitations? Amending a closed year, Spidell's California Taxletter, 22(2):27-28, February 1, 2000.

Helping Taxpayers Get Around the Three Year Statute of Limitations, Kleinrock's Federal Tax Bulletin 2(21):1, 8-9, October 18, 1999.

How To Make Money from Tax Returns That Are Too Old to Amend For a Refund, Tax Hotline, 19(11)15, November 1999.

Amending Closed Tax Years to Increase Carryovers, Tax Notes 84(9):1295 - 1297, August 30, 1999.

Teaching Sanskrit Would Be Easier, Tax Notes 83(3):437 - 438, April 19, 1999.

Irrevocable Trusts, California's prudent investment requirements, Spidell's California Newsletter, 20(10):155-156, October, 1998.

Comment, Reno v. Baird, CEB California Business Law Reporter, 20(2):51, September, 1998.

Separate Property Reimbursement of Joint Income Taxes, The Monthly Digest of Tax Articles, 48(8):32-36, May, 1998.

Allocation of the Joint Return Marriage Penalty and Bonus. The Monthly Digest of Tax Articles, 48(6):7-31, March, 1998.

Burden of Proof; Response to the Tax Profs, Tax Notes 78(8):1066 - 1067, February 23, 1998.

Taxing Small and Common Gifts: Tax Law vs. Taxpayer Perception, Tax Notes 77(8):95-98, November 24, 1997.

Gamblers Get Hammered, Bur Others Get Pulverized, Tax Notes 76(13):1797-1798, September 29, 1997.

In Search of a Definition of a Personal Service Corporation, Tax Notes 75(8):1133-1139, May 26, 1997.

Separate Property Reimbursement of Joint Income Taxes, Los Angeles Lawyer, 20(2):17-21, March, 1997.

Office to Home File Transfer Software Review, Accounting Technology, 12(7):29-43, August, 1996.

Allocation of the Joint Return Marriage Penalty and Bonus. Virginia Tax Review, 15(3):489-550, Winter, 1996.

Nanny Tax Legislation: Not A Practical Solution, Tax Notes, 70(11), 1401-1405, March 4, 1996.

Discontinue Package X, Here's a Better Idea, Tax Notes, 70(8):1056, February 19, 1996.

The U.S. Flat Tax: A Look Back at The First Year, Tax Notes, 67(7):968-970, May 15, 1995.

Is it Time to Upgrade to Windows?, CSUDH Computer News, 3, Spring 1995.

Employee Liability for Economic Losses of the Employer's Customers: A California-Based Examination of the Question of Duty, American Bar Association Torts and Insurance Law Journal 30(1):195-224, Fall, 1994.

Karayan, JE and  Mad, Mad, Mad World of U.S. Tax Accounting: State Tax Accruals, Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies, The Cal Poly Pomona Scholar, 7:189- 196, Fall, 1994.

CD Rom software, A CD Buyer's Checklist, Law Office Computing, 4(4):82, August/September, 1994.

Malamud, BR, Malamud RB:, Charging For Technology, Law Office Computing, 4(3):96-97, June/July, 1994.

Low Cost Accounting Software for the Small Law Office: Handbook for Sole and Small Practitioners, Publication of the State Bar of California, May, 1994

Malamud, RB and Karayan, JE: Contractual Waivers for Minors in Sports-Related Activities: Marquette Sports Law Journal, 2(2):151-173, Sprng, 1992.

Karayan, JE and  The Effectiveness of Waivers in Limiting Negligence Liability of Sports Providers, Proceedings of the Twenty-Third Annual Meeting of the Western Decision Sciences Institute March 31, 199, 160-162

Is it Too Late to Fund the Unfunded Trust? Elder Client Planner, (126):9-11, November, 2014, with Stephen L. Kaplan

When is an Irrevocable Trust Taxable in California?, Spidell California Taxletter, 36(6):11-15, June, 2014

Tayyeb Shabbir:

Portfolio Allocation Dynamics of China Investment Fund in the aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis of 2008-2009, in Handbook of Asian Finance, (eds.) Greg N. Gregoriou and David Lee, Elsevier, (forthcoming) March, 2014.

Sheepskin Effects of Investment in Schooling: Do They Signal Family Background? Case of Pakistan, The Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences, Vol. 7 (1), pp. 43-57, 2013

The Impact of Family Background on Economic Returns to Schooling in Rural Pakistan (with Javed Ashraf), Business Research Yearbook, Vol. 1 2012.

The Male Wage Advantage in Pakistan: Results from the 2001-02 HIES. (with Javed Ashraf), The Empirical Economics Letters, 11 (2) February, 2012.

Schooling investment, Sheepskin Effects and innate ability: empirical evidence from a developing country, The Global Journal of Finance and Economics, Number 2, July-December 2011.

Impact on ‘East Asia’: 1997-1998 Asian Crisis vs. 2007-09 Global Financial Crisis, Global Review of Economics and Business Research, Spring 2011: 87-98, Vol. 7 No 1.

Interpreting Sheepskin Effects of investment in schooling, (with Javed Ashraf), Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences, Volume 5, Number 2, November 2011.

Financial Analysts' Forecasts and Unprecedented Events: The Case of German Reunification, (joint with Waqar Ghani and Samuel Szewczyk); International Advances in Economic Research. pp. 123-138, Vol. 13, Issue 2, 2007.

Asia before and after the Financial Crisis of 1997-98: A Retrospective Essay, (joint with Lawrence R. Klein) in Recent Financial Crises: Analysis, Challenges and Implications, Lawrence R. Klein and Tayyeb Shabbir (Eds.), Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Northampton, MA, February, 2007.

Introduction Chapter, (joint with Lawrence R. Klein) in Recent Financial Crises: Analysis, Challenges and Implications, Lawrence R. Klein and Tayyeb Shabbir (Eds.), Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Northampton, MA, February, 2007.

Investment, Growth and Productivity During the East Asian Financial Crisis, (joint with F. Gerard Adams) in Recent Financial Crises: Analysis, Challenges and Implications, Lawrence Klein and Tayyeb Shabbir (Eds.), Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Northampton, MA,  February, 2007.

Are there racial differences in Faculty Salaries, (with Javed Ashraf); Journal of Economics and Finance. Fall 2006. Vol. 30, Number 3.

Gender Earnings Differentials in Academia: An Update and Some New Findings, (with Javed Ashraf and Recai Aydin), Journal of Business and Economic Perspectives, Fall/Winter 2006.

Prediction of Financial Vulnerability: Case of Turkey, (joint with Roberto Mariano, B. Gultekin, S. Ozmucur and E. Amre Alper). Review of Middle East Economics and Finance, Vol. 2, Number 2, 2004

Markov Chains in Predictive Models of currency crises --- with application to Southeast Asia, (joint with Roberto Mariano, A. Abiad, B. Gultekin, and A. H. H. Tan). Taiwan Economic Review, Vol. 31, Number 4, 2003

Predictive Models of Economic and Financial Crises, (joint with Roberto Mariano, B. Gultekin, and S. Ozmucur). MEEA    Electronic Journal, vol. 2, September, 2000.

Analyzing the link between Financial Intermediation and Growth,  The Pakistan Development Review, 37:4, Pt II, 1998.

The Relationship between Growth and Financial Markets: Some

Outstanding Theoretical Issues, (joint with Roberto Mariano) in Choice, Growth and Development: Essays in Honor of Jose Encarnacion, (eds. Dios and Fabella), University of Philippines Press, Philippines, 1996.

H Share Index: A New Window on China, (joint with Roberto Mariano) in Asian Capital Markets: Innovations and New Products, (ed. Mariano, Clemente et al.), Asian Securities Industry Institute, Spring 1996.

Some Critical Issues in Economic Transformation of South Asia, Strategic Studies, Spring 1994.

Mincerian Earnings Function for Pakistan, The Pakistan Development Review, Spring 1994

Infrastructure and Private Sector Development, (joint with A. R. Kemal) in Private Sector Development in Pakistan, (Eds. Sadiq Ahmed and Rohil Hafeez), Lahore: Maktaba Jadeed Press, 1994.

Government Budget Deficits and Inflation, (joint with Ayaz Ahmad) The Pakistan Development Review, 33:4, Pt II, 1993.

An Assessment of the Recent Financial and Economic Reforms in South Asian Countries, Devinsa Development Abstracts, 6: 4 & 5, Oct/Nov1993.

The Effects of Foreign Private Investment on Economic Growth, (joint with Azhar Mahmood) The Pakistan Development Review, 31:4, Pt II, 1991.

Sheepskin Effects in the Returns to Education in a Developing Country, The Pakistan Development Review, 30:1, Spring 1991.

The International Debt Crisis,  Center for Pakistan Studies Bulletin, Vol. 1 Nos. 2-3, University of Michigan, Fall/Summer 1988.

The SRI-WEFA Soviet Econometric Model, Vols. I, II. (Contributing Author) Stanford Research International, May 1977.

Research Contribution published in SOVMOD I: A Macro-econometric Model of the Soviet Union, by D. Green and C. Higgin (New York: Crane Russak,1977).


Recent Financial Crises: Analysis, Challenges and Implications, Lawrence R. Klein and Tayyeb Shabbir (Eds.), Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Northampton, MA, February, 2007.

Financial Innovations and Financial Crises, Tayyeb Shabbir (Ed.),(forthcoming), Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Northampton, MA. Fall, 2014

Charles Thomas:

Is Specific Performance Still Alive in California? printed in 2001 in Real Estate Southern California; reprinted in the Stewart Title legal update newsletter.

John Tan:

Mangold, N., C. L. Jan, and J. Tan. 2013. Capital Market Effect of Mandatory XBRL Reporting: An Analysis of the Phase-In Reporting Using Amended SEC Filings. International Research Journal of Applied Finance 4 (10): 1261-1277.

Tan, J., D. Satin, and C. Lubwama. 2013. A Real-World Business Approach to Teaching MBA Managerial Accounting: Motivation, Design, and Implementation. Issues in Accounting Education 28 (2): 375-402.

2013. The Effect of an Affordable Three-Dimensional Display on the Effectiveness and Efficiency of a Business Pattern Recognition Task. International Journal of Global Business and Economics 5 (1): 42-53.

2012. The Effect of Multidimensional Information Presentation on the Effectiveness and Efficiency of a Trend Analysis Task. International Journal of Global Business and Economics 4 (1): 43-52.

2012. A Case of Spatial Transformations in Complex Businesses Visualizations. International Journal of Business, Humanities and Technology 2 (1): 52-64.

Ricardo Ulivi

Over 25 publications in professional and/or academic journals. The latest one:

Of Burn Rates and Funding Ratios. RIJ Advisor, Information for retirement income specialists, December 17, 2012 with Mr. Sky Nguyen

Xinmei (Lucy) Xie:

Xie, Xinmei, and Liu, Lilin. Aggregate Analysts’ Revisions and Market Reaction, published in Journal of International Finance and Economics 2013 Vol 13 Issue 4

Wheatley, C. M., Suvankulov, F., Younis, M. Z., Liu, L, and Xie, Xinmei, The Association between Dividend Policy and Earnings Management, published in Journal of International

Finance and Economics 2013 Vol 13 Issue 3

Bingsheng Yi:

Media Disclosure, Board Structure and CEO Compensation: Evidence from Taiwan, coauthored with Chia-Wei Chen, and Barry Lin, Journal of Multinational Financial Management 23 (5), 434-445, 2013.

Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance and Cost of Debt, coauthored with Chia-Wei Chen, and Meng Zhao, Journal of International Finance and Economics 13 (4), 123-130, 2013.

Analyst coverage, information production, security offerings and post-issue performance, coauthored with Christos Pantzalis, and Scott Besley, Journal of International Finance and Economics 13 (1), 75-90, 2013.

Directors and Officers' Liability Insurance and Managerial Compensation, coauthored with Chia-Wei Chen and J. Barry Lin, Journal of International Finance Studies 13 (1), 29-38, 2013.

Interplay among the Large Investor Groups and the Ownership-Performance Relationship, coauthored with J. Barry Lin Lin and J. Mooney, J. (2012). Corporate Ownership and Control, 9 (3).

Directors’ liability insurance and stock market liquidity, coauthored with Chia- Wei Chen and Barry Lin, Journal of International Finance Studies, 2011, Vol. 11 (2), 171-179

Do Industry Directors Help Improve Firm Performance?, with Chia-wei Chen, Meng Zhao, Review of Business Research, 2010, Vol. 10 (3), 230-237 Bingsheng Yi Page 2

Equity Ownership Structure and Corporate Performance Using Industry-adjusted Measures, with Barry Lin and Jane Mooney, Corporate Ownership and Control, Vol.7 (4), 49-61, Summer 2010.

Self-selection Bias and Financing Costs--A Unified Analysis on Financing Choices and Offering Costs, with Barry Lin, Chia-Wei Chen, Journal of International Finance and Economics, Vol. 9 (5), 29-42, October 2009.

The Two faces of Busy Outside Directors with Chia-Wei Chen, Barry Lin, Corporate Ownership and Control Vol. 6 (2), 467-474 February 2009.

Insiders versus Outside Monitors and Firm Performance: Comparing Large and Small Firms coauthored with Barry Lin, International Journal of Business Research Vol. 8 (2) 171-182, October 2008.

Does Derivative Use Help Reduce the Cost of Debt, coauthored with Barry Lin and Chia-Wei Chen, Review of Business Research Vol. 8 (3), 196-204, October 2008.

Duality and firm performance: An endogenous issue with Chia-Wei Chen, Barry Lin, published in Corporate Ownership & Control / Volume 6, Issue 1, 58- 65, October 2008.

Pre-issue investor optimism and post-issue underperformance, with Mohamed H. El-Badawi and Barry Lin, Financial Analysts Journal, 77-87, Sep/Oct 2008 issue. FAJ is a top-6 to top-10 finance journal (see Ranking Finance Journals Using Author Affiliation Index by Chen and Huang, Journal of Corporate Finance Vol. 13 (5), 2007, 1008-1026

Board Structure and Agency Costs, with Chia-Wei Chen, T. Chotigeat, Global Business and Finance Review, Spring 2007, page 81-101

A Simple Application of Real-Options to the Valuation of Pre-IPO High-Growth Firms, coauthored with Anthony F. Herbst and J. Barry Lin, Journal of Financial Education Spring 2006 Issue, page 58-74

Debt and Growth: Evidence from an Emerging Capital Market, Coauthored with J. Barry Lin and T. Chotigeat, Global Business and Finance Review Fall 2004, page 67-77

Size Effect in the Relationship between Equity Ownership Structure and Corporate Performance, coauthored with Barry Lin, Global Business and Finance Review Spring 2003, page 49-60

 Jose Martinez: 

Publications (Peer-Reviewed)

Martinez, Jose and Woodruff, Christopher, “Assessing Changes in Household Access to Financial Services in Mexico: An Analysis of the BANSEFI/SAGARPA Panel Survey 2004-2007” Well-Being and Social Policy,Vol. 5(1), October 2009

Martinez, Jose, “Liberalization and its Impact on Migration in Agricultural Communities in Mexico” Canadian Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 32(2), June 2011

Martinez, Jose, “Social Capital, Trust, and the Use of Financial Institutions in Mexico” Canadian Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 33(1), March 2012

Martinez, Jose, “Mexican Migrants to the U.S.: an Alternative Metodology” Ensayos, Revista de Economia, Vol. 32(1), May 2013

Martinez, Jose and Aguayo-Tellez, Ernesto , “Internal and International Migration in Mexico: 1995-2000” Applied Economics, Vol. 45(13), May 2013

Martinez, Jose, McPherson, Michael, Molina, David, and Rous, Jeffrey, “Geography and Microenterprises: Clustering, Networking and Knowledge Spillovers” Enterprise, Development, and Microfinance, Vol. 24(4), December 2013

Martinez, Jose, Jewell, Todd, and Triunfo, Patricia, “Infant Mortality in Uruguay: The Effect of Socioeconomic Status on Survival” Journal of Developing Areas, Vol. 48(2), March 2014

Martinez, Jose and Cortez-Yactayo, Willy, “Who are the Victims of Property Crime in Mexico” International Journal of Social Economics, Forthcoming

Martinez, Jose, Aguayo-Tellez, Ernesto, and Rangel-Gonzalez, Erick, “Migrant’s Selectivity-Corrected Health Outcomes and the Mexican-American Health Paradox” International Migration Review, Forthcoming

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