Alvaro Taboada PhD

 Alvaro Taboada PhD

Title:

  • BancorpSouth Associate Professor of Finance

Contacts:

agt142@msstate.edu
Office: (662) 325-6716

Overview

Summary:

Alvaro G. Taboada is the BancorpSouth Associate Professor of Finance. He joined Mississippi State University in 2016 and was previously a faculty member at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Taboada worked for six years as an international bank examiner for the Miami Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and is a CFA charter holder. His research interests include banking, banking regulation, and international corporate governance. Dr. Taboada’s research has been published in leading academic journals including The Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, The Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Corporate Finance, and Journal of Banking and Finance. His research has been presented at major academic conferences, including those of the American Finance Association, the European Finance Association, the Northern Finance Association, the Financial Management Association, and the Financial Intermediation Research Society. His work has been featured in the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, the London School of Economics Business Review, Forbes, and Strategy-Business. He teaches courses in financial markets and institutions and in international finance at the undergraduate level, and a PhD seminar in financial institutions. He has taught courses in commercial and investment banking at the MBA level.


Education:

  • Ph.D., Finance, Ohio State University, 2008
  • MBA, Finance, University of Notre Dame, 1997
  • BBA, Finance/International Business, Florida International University, 1995

Research interests:

Financial institutions and regulation; international finance; corporate governance

Biography

Alvaro G. Taboada is the BancorpSouth Associate Professor of Finance. He joined Mississippi State University in 2016 and was previously a faculty member at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Taboada worked for six years as an international bank examiner for the Miami Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and is a CFA charter holder. His research interests include banking, banking regulation, and international corporate governance. Dr. Taboada’s research has been published in leading academic journals including The Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, The Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Corporate Finance, and Journal of Banking and Finance. His research has been presented at major academic conferences, including those of the American Finance Association, the European Finance Association, the Northern Finance Association, the Financial Management Association, and the Financial Intermediation Research Society. His work has been featured in the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, the London School of Economics Business Review, Forbes, and Strategy-Business. He teaches courses in financial markets and institutions and in international finance at the undergraduate level, and a PhD seminar in financial institutions. He has taught courses in commercial and investment banking at the MBA level.


Publications

Journal Article

Presentations

Paper

  • "Women on Bank Boards: Evidence from Gender Quotas around the World." Southern Finance Association Meeting, Southern Finance Association, Orlando, FL. 2019
  • "Bank mergers and small business lending: Implications for community investment." Financial Management Association, Financial Management Association, New Orleans, LA. 2019
  • "Investors as Gatekeepers of Boardroom Gender Diversity Reforms: Global Evidence." Financial Management Association, Financial Management Association, New Orleans, LA. 2019
  • "Women on Bank Boards: Evidence from Gender Quotas around the World." Financial Management Association, Financial Management Association, New Orleans, LA. 2019
  • "Women on Bank Boards: Evidence from Gender Quotas around the World." Northern Finance Association Conference, MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIV, Vancouver, BC. 2019
  • "International evidence on the impact of macroprudential policies on systemic risk ." Southern Finance Association Meeting, SFA, Asheville, NC. 2018
  • "International evidence on the impact of macroprudential policies on systemic risk ." Financial Management Association, FMA, San Diego, CA. 2018
  • "Cross-Border Bank Flows and Systemic Risk." American Finance Association, American Finance Association, Philadelphia, PA. 2018
  • "Cross-Border Bank Flows and Systemic Risk." Ninth Baffi Carefin International Banking Conference – “Banking and Financial Regulation”, Baffi Carefin - Bocconi University, Milan, Italy. 2017
  • "Does it pay to treat employees well? International evidence on the value of an employee-friendly culture ." Northern Finance Association Meeting, Northern Finance Association, Halifax, BC, Canada. 2017
  • "Cross-Border Bank Flows and Systemic Risk." FMA Latin American Conference, Financial Management Association, Mexico City, Mexico. 2017
  • "Cross-Border Bank Flows and Systemic Risk." Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, Financial Management Association , Las Vegas, NV. 2016
  • "Does It Pay to Treat Employees Well? International Evidence on the Value of an Employee-Friendly Culture." Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, Financial Management Association (FMA), Las Vegas, NV. 2016
  • "Cross-Border Bank Flows and Systemic Risk." 16th FDIC-JFSR Fall Banking Research Conference, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation/ Journal of Financial Services Research, Arlington, VA. 2016
  • "Cross-Border Bank Flows and Systemic Risk." European Finance Association Annual Conference, European Finance Association (EFA), Oslo, Norway. 2016
  • "Cross-Border Bank Flows and Systemic Risk." Financial Intermediation Research Society (FIRS) Conference, Financial Intermediation Research Society (FIRS), Lisbon, Portugal. 2016
  • "Cross-Border Bank Flows and Systemic Risk." Fixed Income and Financial Institutions (FIFI) Conference, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. 2016