Bill B. Francis

Warren H. and Pauline U. Bruggeman Distinguished Professor of Finance, Director of the Ph.D. Program, Area Coordinator of Accounting and Finance, Lally School of Management

Professor Francis conducts his research on issues in initial public offerings, corporate restructurings, and international asset-pricing. He has published numerous articles in reputed finance and economic journals such as the Journal of Financial Economics, the Review of Financial Studies, the Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis, the Journal of International Money and Finance, and the Journal of Macroeconomics. He is currently on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Financial Stability.

Education

Ph.D., University of Toronto; M.A., York University; B.A., University of Toronto

Research Focus
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Finance
  • Quantitative Methods in Finance
Contact francb@rpi.edu