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Matthew Wynter

Assistant Professor

Department of Finance


Building & Room:

University Hall 2122


601 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone Voice:

(312) 996-0821

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Classes Taught

  • Investments
  • International Finance

Research Interests

  • Asset Allocation/Asset Pricing
  • International Finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Behavioral Finance

Selected Grants

AFA, Student Travel Grant, Grant Recipient

Selected Publications

Working Papers
  • “Why has the U.S. foreign portfolio share increased?” (Revise and Resubmit, Review of Finance)
  • “Does frugality influence firm behavior? Evidence from Natural Disasters”
  • “Growth opportunities and policy changes around election cycles”  (with John Sedunov, Villanova University)
  • “How do foreign firms manage their exposure to United States portfolio flows?”
  • “Why did the equity home bias decrease during the financial panic of 2008?”

Notable Honors

2013, 2nd Place Winner, Edward F. Hayes Graduate Research Forum, The Ohio State University

2012, René M. Stulz Scholar Development Award, Fisher College of Business

2011, CGEBA Travel Awards for Ph.D Students, Fisher College of Business

2011, Black Graduate and Professional Student Caucus 16th Annual Slater & Johnson Memorial Scholarship Banquet, The Ohio State University


Ph.D., Finance, Fisher College of Business, Ohio State University, 2014
Master of Arts, Business Administration, Fisher College of Business, Ohio State University, 2011
Master of Arts, International Commerce and Policy, George Mason University, May 2008
B.A., Economics, Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, August 2006