H. Kent Baker

H. Kent Baker

University Professor of Finance

Area of Expertise:
Corporate finance, dividend policy, corporate governance, behavioral finance, change management, organization transition, diversification, risk management
Additional Information:
H. Kent Baker has written or edited more than 10 books, including Behavioral Finance—Investors, Corporations and Markets; Corporate Governance—A Synthesis of Theory, Research and Practice; Survey Research in Corporate Finance; Dividends and Dividend Policy; and Understanding Financial Management: A Practical Guide. He has published more than 225 articles on accounting, finance, education, and management.  Baker’s articles have appeared in such journals as the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Financial Management, Financial Analysts Journal, Journal of Portfolio Management and Harvard Business Review.
Foreign Language Fluency:
n/a
Academic Credentials:
BS, BA, Georgetown University; MBA, MEd, DBA, University of Maryland; MA, MS, and PhDs (2), American University
Category:
Business-Finance and Investment, Business-Management
Site/Profile:
http://www.american.edu/kogod/faculty/kbaker.cfm