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Stowe, John


Finance Department
CBA 202A
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PhD, University of Houston, 1974

MA, University of Houston, 1970

BA, Centenary College, 1967

CFA Charter, awarded 1995

Research Intersts

Equity valuation

Corporate finance

Professional Experience

Ohio University, 2008-present,O'Bleness Professor of Finance

CFA Institute, 2003-2008, Head, Curriculum Development; Director, Exam Development

University of Missouri-Columbia, 1980-2003, Associate Professor of Finance, Professor of Finance, Department Chair, Associate Dean

University of Oklahoma, 1976-1980, Assistant Professor of Finance

Florida International University, 1972-1976, Assistant Professor of Finance

Selected Publications

David L. Stowe, Andy Fodor, and John D. Stowe (2013) The Value and Use of the IRA Recharacterization Option, Financial Analysts Journal 69(5), 61-75.

Shinhua Liu, John D. Stowe, and Ken Hung (2012) Why U.S. Firms Delist from the Tokyo Stock Exchange: An Empirical Analysis. International Review of Economics and Finance 24, 62-70.

Andy Fodor and John D. Stowe (2012) Financial Market Reactions to a Company Disaster: The BP Case. Journal of Applied Finance 22(1), 89-104.

Randy I. Anderson, John D. Stowe, and Xuejing Xing (2011) Does Corporate Diversification Reduce Firm Risk?  Evidence from Diversifying Acquisitions. Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies 14(3), 485-504.

Stowe, John D., and Xing, Xuejing (2011). R2: Does It Matter for Firm Valuation? The Financial Review 46(2), 233-250

Stowe, John D., and Young, Philip J. (2011). Using Item Set Exams to Assess Higher Level Learning in Corporate Finance Courses, Journal of Financial Education 37(1/2), 1-28.

Stowe, J., Pinto, J. E., McLeavey, D. W. (2009). Share Repurchases and Stock Valuation Models. Journal of Portfolio Management 35(4), 170-179.

Stowe, J., Xing, X. (2006). Can growth opportunities explain the diversification discount?. Journal of Corporate Finance 12(4), 783-796.

Liu, S., Stowe, J. (2005). The shareholder wealth effects of voluntary foreign delistings: an empirical analysis. Applied Financial Economics Letters 1(4), 199-205.

Douglas R. Emery, John D. Finnerty, and John D. Stowe (2010) Corporate Finance Management, fourth edition, Wohl Publishing.

Jerald E. Pinto, Elaine Henry, Thomas R. Robinson, and John D. Stowe (2010) Equity Asset Valuation, second edition, John Wiley & Sons. 

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