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Joanna Canezaro

Joanna R Canezaro

Assistant to the Chair
Department: Department of Finance
Education: BS Agricultural Business, Louisiana State University
Phone: 225-578-6291
Rajesh Narayanan

Rajesh P. Narayanan

Department Chair, Professor, and Director of Graduate Studies-PhD Program
E. Robert Theriot Professor
Department: Department of Finance
Education: PhD Finance, Florida State University
Teaching Interests: Banking, Financial Markets, Financial Institutions
Research Interests: Banking, Financial Markets, Financial Institutions
Phone: 225-578-6291
Kurtay Ogunc

Kurtay Ogunc

Instructor, Undergraduate, Honors, Minor, and Internship Advisor
Department: Department of Finance
Education: PhD Decision Sciences, Louisiana State University
Teaching Interests: Business Finance, Financial Management, Investments, Portfolio Management, Derivatives, International Finance
Research Interests: Asset Allocation, Risk Management, Overlay Strategies, Alternative Investments, Behavioral Finance
Phone: 225-578-6291
Clifford Stephens

Clifford P. Stephens

Instructor and Director of Graduate Studies-MS Finance Program
Russell B. Long Professorship in Finance
Department: Department of Finance
Education: PhD Finance, University of Arizona
Teaching Interests: Corporate Finance, Investments, Financial Institutions
Research Interests: Corporate Finance, Dividend and payout policy, IPO - lockup provisions, Managerial incentives
Phone: 225-578-6291