[ skip to content ]

John Doukas

  • John Doukas
  • Professor & Eminent Scholar
  • Finance Department
  • 2080 Constant Hall
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-5521
  • jdoukas@odu.edu
  • Dr. John A. Doukas, earned his Ph.D in Financial Economics at Stern School of Business, New York University. He is Professor of Finance, William B. Spong, Jr., Chair of Finance and Eminent Scholar at Old Dominion University, Virginia, USA. He is Finance Research Associate (Honorary) at the Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, UK. Dr. Doukas was visiting Professor of Finance at Stern School of Business, New York University 2001-2003. He has taught and given seminars at the MBA and Ph.D level in several North American and European Business Schools. He is the recipient of the Graham & Dodd Award 2004 for his article “Divergent Opinions and the Performance of Value Stocks” co-authored with C. Kim and C. Pantzalis.
  • Education

    New York University, 1982
    Major: Finance
    Degree: Ph. D.
    New York University, Stern School of Business , 1981
    Major: Financial Economics/International Finance
    Degree: M.Phil.
    University of Stirling, 1977
    Major: Finance
    Degree: M.Sc.
    National University of Athens, 1975
    Major: Econometrics
    Degree: B.A.
  • Research Interests

    My research interests include corporate finance, asset pricing, the role of information in capital markets, international financial management, foreign investments, and foreign exchange markets. Dr. Doukas has published over ninety scientific academic articles on a wide range of finance and business-related issues in many academic journals including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Portfolio Management, Financial Analysts Journal, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of International Money and Finance, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Investing, Journal of Futures Markets, Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, European Financial Management, Financial Management, and Financial Review.
  • Expertise

    France
    Corporate Finance, Asset Pricing, the Role of Information in Capital Markets, International Financial Management, Foreign Investments, and Foreign Exchange Markets
    Economics
    Corporate Finance, Asset Pricing, the Role of Information in Capital Markets, International Financial Management, Foreign Investments, and Foreign Exchange Markets
    Finance
    Corporate Finance, Asset Pricing, the Role of Information in Capital Markets, International Financial Management, Foreign Investments, and Foreign Exchange Markets
    International Business
    Corporate Finance, Asset Pricing, the Role of Information in Capital Markets, International Financial Management, Foreign Investments, and Foreign Exchange Markets
  • 2005: "BSI GAMMA FOUNDATION” , BSI
  • 2004: Graham and Dodd Award , Financial Analysts Journal
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Behavioral Biases in Trading of Institutional Investors: An Empirical Investigation of the Disposition Effect
    Date: July, 2005
    Investigators:Doukas, J.