Tanakorn Makaew

Financial Economist
Office of Corporate Finance

Education Summary

  • Ph.D. Finance, University of Maryland, 2010

Fields of Interest

  • Financing Policy and Capital Structure
  • International Financial Markets
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructuring
  • Financial Economist
    Division of Economic and Risk Analysis
    U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
    2015–present
  • Assistant Professor of Finance
    Darla Moore School of Business
    University of South Carolina
    2010-2015
  • B. Espen Eckbo, Tanakorn Makaew, and Karin Thorburn, 2018, Are Stock-Financed Takeovers Opportunistic?, Journal of Financial Economics, Volume 128, Issue 3, Pages 443-465.
  • Tanakorn Makaew and Vojislav Maksimovic, Competition and Operating Volatilities around the World, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming.
  • Allen N. Berger, Tanakorn Makaew, and Raluca A. Roman, Do Business Borrowers Benefit from Bank Bailouts? The Effects of TARP on Loan Contract Terms, Financial Management, Forthcoming.
  • Allen N. Berger, Tanakorn Makaew, and Rima Turk-Ariss, How Did Foreign Bank Lending Change During the Recent Financial Crisis: An Overview, in: A. Demirguç-Kunt, D. Evanoff, and G. Kaufman (Eds.) The Future of Large, Internationally Active Banks.

CONFERENCE ACTIVITIES

  • Paper presentation, 2019, American Finance Association
  • Paper presentation, 2018, SFS Finance Cavalcade
  • Paper presentation, 2017, Dutch Central Bank's Conference
  • Paper presentation, 2016, FIRS Conference
  • Paper presentation, 2015, SFS Finance Cavalcade
  • Paper presentation, 2014, Western Finance Association
  • Paper presentation, 2014, FIRS Conference (2 papers)
  • Paper presentation, 2013, European Finance Association
  • Paper presentation, 2013, Darden International Finance Conference
  • Paper presentation, 2012, American Finance Association
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2017, Association of Financial Economists
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2016, American Finance Association
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2016, RFS Symposium on Emerging Financial Markets
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2015, Chicago Fed's Bank Structure Conference
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2014, European Finance Association
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2014, China International Conference in Finance
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2014, NYU-Penn Law and Finance Conference
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2014, Utah Winter Finance Conference
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2013, UBC Summer Finance Conference
  • Paper presentation (by co-author), 2012, European Central Bank's Small Business Finance Conference

OTHER PRESENTATIONS

  • University of Maryland, 2018
  • SEC, 2014
  • University of Maryland, 2012
  • Boston University, 2010
  • Federal Reserve Board of Governors, 2010
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2010
  • Norwegian School of Economics, 2010
  • Southern Methodist University, 2010
  • Tsinghua University, 2010
  • University of South Carolina, 2010
  • University of Utah, 2010
  • Congressional Budget Office, 2007

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