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Ramon P. DeGennaro

CBA Professor in Banking and Finance
423 Stokely Management Center
Department of Finance
The University of Tennessee
Knoxville, Tennessee 37996

Voice: 865-974-1726
Fax: 865-974-1716
E-mail: rdegenna@utk.edu

VITA

Ramon P. DeGennaro is the CBA Professor in Banking and Finance at the University of Tennessee. He previously served as a Visiting Scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. He previously served as the Tennessee Bankers Association Scholar, and as a William B. Stokely Scholar at Tennessee. Before joining the university, he was a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, and he also served as the Reading Specialist at Mayfield High School in Mayfield, Ohio. His current research involves financial markets, entrepreneurship, investments, and prediction markets. Professor DeGennaro has published more than forty refereed articles on financial market volatility, small firm finance, the term structure of interest rates, financial institutions, prediction markets, and investments. His articles have appeared or are forthcoming in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Financial Research, Journal of Financial Services Research, Financial Management, The Financial Review, Managerial and Decision Economics, The Economic Review, European Financial Management, The Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Journal of Economics and Finance, Applied Economics Letters, The International Journal of Finance, The Review of Black Political Economy, The Journal of Sports Economics, The International Journal of Business, Pensions, Journal of Wealth Management, The Journal of Financial Transformation, Journal of Structured Finance, Journal of Gambling Business and Economics, The Journal of Private Enterprise and The Journal of Portfolio Management. His other publications include research reports, book chapters, book reviews and several Federal Reserve publications. He is an Associate Editor or member of the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Financial Research, Financial Review, the International Journal of Business and the Journal of Private Enterprise. He is also a member of the Academic Board of Directors of the Midwest Finance Association. His paper with Thomas P. Boehm was honored as the Best Empirical Paper at the 2007 meetings of the Southern Finance Association. His research was featured in the cover story of the Fall 2009 issue of Quest, the University of Tennessee's Research publication, and in the Wall Street Journal. He spoke at the prestigious Chautauqua Institution during the summers of 2011 and 2012, as an invited lecturer.

Professor DeGennaro has served as Visiting Scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, for the American Institute for Economic Research, and has presented original research at dozens of professional conferences in North America and abroad. He is the author of “How the Stock Market Works,” a series of 18 lectures produced by The Teaching Company for its world-renowned Great Courses Series. He has also served on the Program Committees of several professional organizations. He is the recipient of seven Scholarly Research Grant Program Awards, The Greene County Bank Summer Faculty Research Award, eleven Finance Department Summer Faculty Research Awards, a Haslam Endowment Award, seven University of Tennessee Professional Development Awards, five University of Tennessee Scholarly Activities Research Incentive Fund Awards, an Olsen & Associates Research Grant, three Ball Corporation Awards, two University of Tennessee College of Business Research Grants, a University of Tennessee Practitioner-Research-on-Teaching Award, two Teaching with Technology Grants, a Koch Foundation Award, an Institute for Humane Studies Award, and several Exhibit, Performance, and Publication Expense Awards. He has been nominated for the Allen H. Keally Outstanding Teaching Award, the John B. Ross Outstanding Teaching Award (three times), and the College of Business Outstanding Teaching Award. Professor DeGennaro also consults in the areas of business valuation, investments, and financial management, and is a Luminary Member of the Angel Capital Group. He advised the United States House of Representatives' Science and Technology Subcommittee on the regulation of the U.S. financial system. Professor DeGennaro holds a Ph.D. in finance from the Ohio State University.

Useful Links:

Professor DeGennaro's papers are available from SSRN by clicking here: http://ssrn.com/author=017288

American Institute for Economic Research http://www.aier.org/

AIER Student Fellowship Link: http://www.aier.org/fellowships/student-fellowship  (Please contact Professor DeGennaro with any questions about this program.)

Association of Private Enterprise Education http://www.apee.org/

Bank of Canada: http://www.bank-banque-canada.ca

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System: http://www.federalreserve.gov

The Cato Institute: http://www.cato.org

Economic Dictionary: http://www.amosweb.com/gls/

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation: http://www.kauffman.org/

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation: http://www.fdic.gov

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta: http://www.FRBAtlanta.org

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland: http://www.clevelandfed.org

Office of Thrift Supervision: http://www.ots.treas.gov/

The Ohio State University Dept. of Finance: http://www.cob.ohio-state.edu~fin/finance.html

Olsen & Associates: http://www.olsen.ch

The Securities and Exchange Commission: http://www.sec.gov

Shadow Open Market Committee: http://shadowfed.org

The Social Science Research Network (SSRN): http://www.ssrn.com

Worldwide Directory of Finance Faculty: http://www.cob.ohio-state.edu/~fin/findir


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