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Armen Hovakimian

Professor of Economics and Finance

Professor of Economics and Finance

Armen.Hovakimian@baruch.cuny.edu
http://faculty.baruch.cuny.edu/ahovakimian/


Education:

BS Yerevan Polytechnic Institute Computer Engineering 1984
MBA American University of Armenia 1993
PhD Boston College Finance 1998

Areas of Expertise:

Corporate Finance, Financial Institutions

Selected Publications:

A. Hovakimian, A. Kayhan, S. Titman, "Are corporate default probabilities consistent with the static tradeoff theory?"  Review of Financial Studies, 2012, volume 25, No. 2, 315-340.

T. Bali and A. Hovakimian, "Volatility spreads and expected stock returns," Management Science, November 2009, volume 55, 1797-1812.

A. Hovakimian, G. Hovakimian and H. Tehranian, "Determinants of target capital structure: The case of dual debt and equity issues," Journal of Financial Economics, March 2004, volume 71, No. 3.

A. Hovakimian, T. Opler, and S. Titman, "Debt-equity choice," Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, volume 36, No. 1, March 2001.

A. Hovakimian and E.J. Kane, "Effectiveness of capital regulation at U.S. commercial banks, 1985-1994," Journal of Finance, volume 55, No. 1, February 2000.

Academic Activities:

Selected conference presentations and seminars:

  • Rutgers University, 2011.
  • International Conference on Corporate Finance and Financial Markets, City University of Hong Kong, 2011.
  • Syracuse University, 2010.
  • Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, 2010.
  • Asian Finance Association Annual Meeting, 2008.
  • American Finance Association Annual Meetings, 2003, 2005.
  • European Finance Association Annual Meeting, Berlin, 2002.

Professional Activities:

Ad hoc reviewer, Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Review of Finance, and others.

Awards, Honors, etc.:

FDIC Center for Financial Research Funding Recipient, 2004.

Eugene Lang Junior Faculty Research Fellowship, Baruch College, 1999.

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