Ahmad Etebari

PROFESSOR
Accounting and Finance
Phone: (603) 862-3359
Office: Accounting & Finance, Paul College Rm 265D, Durham, NH 03824
Ahmad Etebari

Dr. Etebari is Professor of Finance and Co-Chair of the Atkins Strategic Investment Center at the University of New Hampshire (UNH)’s Peter T. Paul College, Durham, USA. He has been at UNH since 1980 and served as chair of the Accounting and Finance Department from 1995-2013. He has also held visiting positions at Bond University in Australia, Otago University, Canterbury University and Waikato University in New Zealand, University of Tehran, Iran, and University of Massachusetts-Lowell. He is currently Executive Director and Past President of Northeast Business and Economics Association.

Dr. Etebari’s teaching and research interests are in corporate finance and investments. He has published in national and international professional journals, including Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Global Finance Journal, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, and Managerial Finance. Currently he serves on editorial boards of Investment Management and Financial Innovations, Cyrus Chronicle Journal, Journal of Management Analysis (Revista Gestão em Análise – ReGeA) and Journal of Business and Projects (Revista de Gestão e Projetos – GeP); and as an ad-hoc reviewer for several finance journals. He is a member of iCapital’s Investment Committee and of Cyrus Institute of Knowledge’s board of directors.

Education

  • Ph.D., Finance, University of North Texas
  • M.B.A., Business Admin.&Managemt, Texas A & M University
  • B.A., Business Admin.&Managemt, Teheran Business College

Courses Taught

  • ACFI 650: Wildcat Investment Fund
  • ADMN 570: Intro to Financial Management
  • ADMN 930: Financial Management

Selected Publications

Etebari, A. (2018). Variance Analysis of Financial Ratios and Industry Target Ratios. Global Journal of Contemporary Research in Accounting, 4(1). Retrieved from http://globalbizresearch.org/accounting/issues.php?id=29

Etebari, A., & Horrigan, J. (2018). Determinants of Receivables Policy Management. Global Journal of Contemporary Research in Accounting, Auditing and Business Ethics. Retrieved from http://globalbizresearch.org/accounting/issues.php?id=29

Etebari, A. (2016). Real estate as a portfolio risk diversifier. Investment Management and Financial Innovations, 13(2), 45-52. doi:10.21511/imfi.13(2).2016.05

Białkowski, J., Etebari, A., & Wisniewski, T. P. (2012). Fast profits: Investor sentiment and stock returns during Ramadan. Journal of Banking & Finance, 36(3), 835-845. doi:10.1016/j.jbankfin.2011.09.014

Etebari, A., & Xie, W. (2012). Seasoned Equity Offerings and Analyst Earnings Forecasts. Advances in Quantitative Analysis of Finance and Accounting, 10, 225-253.

Etebari, A., Bialkowski, J., & Wisniewski, T. (2012). Fast profits: Investor sentiment and stock returns during Ramadan. Journal of Banking and Finance.

Bialkowski, J., Etebari, A., & Wisniewski, T. P. (2010). Piety and Profits: Stock Market Anomaly during the Muslim Holy Month. Retrieved from http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/

Xie, W., & Etebari, A. (2010). SEO Underwriting Affiliation and Analyst Earnings Forecasts. Advances in Quantitative Analysis of Finance and Accounting, 10, 225-253.

Becker-Blease, J. R., Kaen, F. R., Etebari, A., & Baumann, H. (2010). Employees, Firm Size and Profitability of U.S. Manufacturing Industries. Investment Management and Financial Innovations. Retrieved from https://scholars.unh.edu/account_facpub/22

Ciccone, S. J., & Etebari, A. (2004). Analyst earnings forecast trends in Pacific Rim countries. Managerial Finance, 30(7), 19-35. doi:10.1108/03074350410769155

Most Cited Publications