Jennifer Juergens

Financial Economist
Office of Financial Intermediaries

Education Summary

  • Ph.D., Finance, The Pennsylvania State University, 2002
  • B.S., Finance, The Pennsylvania State University, 1995

Fields of Interest

  • Investment Banking and Venture Capital
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructuring
  • Information and Market Efficiency
  • Securities Analysts
  • Corporate Governance
  • ​Financial Economist
    Division of Economic and Risk Analysis
    U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Assistant Professor of Finance
    LeBow College of Business
    Drexel University
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance
    McCombs College of Business
    The University of Texas at Austin
  • Assistant Professor of Finance
    W.P. Carey School of Business
    Arizona State University
  • Research Assistant
    Equity Research
    Smith Barney, Inc.
  • Becher, D., J. Cohn, and J. Juergens, 2015, “Do Stock Analysts Influence Merger Completion? An Examination of Post-Merger Announcement Recommendations,” Management Science 61, 2430-2448.
  • Cohn, J. and J. Juergens, 2014, “How Much Do Analysts Influence Each Other’s Forecasts?,” Quarterly Journal of Finance 4, 1450017:1-1450017:35.
  • Anderson, E., E. Ghysels, and J. Juergens, 2009, “The Impact of Risk and Uncertainty on Expected Returns,” Journal of Financial Economics 94, 233-263
  • Juergens, J. and L. Lindsey, 2009, “Getting Out Early: An Analysis of Market Making Activity at the Recommending Analyst’s Firm,” Journal of Finance 64, 2327-2359
  • Anderson, E., E. Ghysels, and J. Juergens, 2005, “Do Heterogeneous Beliefs Matter for Asset Pricing?” The Review of Financial Studies 18, 875-915
  • Becher, D., R. Gordon, and J. Juergens, 2016, Are firm-advisor relationships valuable? A long-term perspective, Drexel University
  • Fich, E., J. Juergens, and M. Officer, 2016, Analyst coverage and acquisition returns: Evidence from natural experiments, Drexel University
  • Becher, D., R. Gordon, and J. Juergens, 2016, Why hire your rivals? The case of bank debt underwriting, Drexel University

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