Joshua T. White

Assistant Professor of Finance


Ph.D., Finance, University of Tennessee
MBA, Finance, University of Tennessee
B.S., Finance, University of Tennessee

Research Interest(s):

Professor White studies how information asymmetries and divergent incentives among capital market participants affect corporate actions and value. His work focuses on the role of disclosure and securities regulation in addressing information disparities. Recent topics include mandatory and voluntary disclosure, institutional investors, boards of directors, subprime mortgages, and OTC stock promotions.

Area(s) of Expertise:

Managerial Finance, Corporate Financial Policy.


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A one-time Financial Economist for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Josh brings a wealth of regulatory experience to his research and the classroom.

Professor White’s work has been featured in a variety of financial and legal publications, including the Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Accounting & Economics, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Banking & Finance, Administrative Law Review Accord, and Georgia Law Review. Additionally, he has contributed to blog posts for Harvard and Columbia Law Schools and authored White Papers for the SEC.


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