Jide Wintoki

Visiting Scholar
Office of Litigation Economics

Education Summary

  • Ph.D. Finance, University of Georgia, 2008

Fields of Interest

  • Corporate governance
  • Mergers, acquisitions and restructuring
  • Government policy and regulation
  • International Finance
  • Financial Economist - IPA
    Division of Economic and Risk Analysis
    U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
    2017-present
  • Associate Professor, Finance
    University of Kansas
    2008–present
  • Miletkov, M., Poulsen, A., and Wintoki, M. B., 2017, Foreign Independent Directors and the Quality of Legal Institutions, Journal of International Business Studies, 48(2): 267–292.

  • Bansal, N., Joseph, K., Ma, M., and Wintoki, M. B., 2017, Do CMO Incentives Matter? An Empirical Investigation of CMO Compensation and Its Impact on Firm Performance, Management Science, 63(6): 1993–2015.

  • Akbas, F., Meschke F., and Wintoki, M.B., 2016, Director Networks and Informed Traders, Journal of Accounting and Economics 62(1): 1–23.

  • He Z., and Wintoki, M.B., 2016, The Cost of Innovation: R&D and High Cash Holdings in U.S. Firms, Journal of Corporate Finance 41: 280–303.

  • Hansen, B., Miletkov, M., and Wintoki, M. B., 2015, Investor Protection and the Role of Firm-level Financial Transparency in Attracting Foreign Investment, Financial Review 50(3): 393–434.

  • Miletkov, M., Moskalev, S., and Wintoki, M. B., 2015,Corporate Boards and Acquirer Returns, Manageria Finance 41(3): 244–266.

  • Miletkov, M., Poulsen, A., and Wintoki, M.B., 2014, The Role of Corporate Board Structure in Attracting Foreign Investors, Journal of Corporate Finance 24: 143–157.

  • Cicero, D., Wintoki, M. B., and Yang, T., 2013, How Do Public Companies Adjust Their Board Structures? Journal of Corporate Finance, 23: 108 – 127.

  • Beracha, E., and Wintoki, M. B., 2013, Forecasting Residential Real Estate Price Changes from Online Search Activity. Journal of Real Estate Research, 35(3): 283–312. 

  • Joseph, K., and  Wintoki, M. B., 2013, Advertising Investments, Information Asymmetry and Insider Gains. Journal of Empirical Finance, 22: 1–15.

  • Ivanov, V., Joseph, K., and Wintoki, M. B., 2013, Disentangling the Market Value of Customer Satisfaction: Evidence from Market-Reaction to the Unanticipated Component of ACSI Announcements, International Journal of Research in Marketing, 30(2): 168–178.

  • Wintoki, M.B., Linck, J.S., and Netter, J.M., 2012, Endogeneity and the Dynamics of Internal Corporate Governance, Journal of Financial Economics 105(3): 581–606.

  • Hirschey, M., Skiba, H., and Wintoki, M. B., 2012. The Size, Concentration and Evolution of Corporate R&D Spending in U.S. Firms from 1976 to 2010: Evidence and Implications, Journal of Corporate Finance, 18(3): 496–518.

  • Miletkov, M., and Wintoki, M. B., 2012, Financial Development and the Evolution of Property Rights and Legal Institutions, Emerging Markets Review, 13(4): 650–673.

  • Netter, J.M, Stegemoller, M., and Wintoki, M.B., 2011, Implications of Data Screens on Merger and Acquisition Analysis: A Large Sample Study of Mergers and Acquisitions from 1992, Review of Financial Studies 24(7): 2316–2357.

  • Joseph, K., Wintoki, M. B, and Zhang, Z., 2011, Forecasting Abnormal Stock Returns and Trading Volume Using Investor Sentiment: Evidence from Online Search, International Journal of Forecasting, 27(4): 1116–1127. 

  • Wintoki, M. B., 2007, Corporate Boards and Regulation: The Effect of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the Exchange Listing Requirements on Firm Value, Journal of Corporate Finance, 13(2-3): 229–250.

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