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Professor Jerry Coakley

Professor
EBS - Finance
Professor Jerry Coakley
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 872455

  • Location

    EBS.3.51, Colchester Campus

  • Academic support hours

    You can find details of Academic Support hours on the EBS UG and PG information page on Moodle or by calling EBS Student Services on 01206873911

Profile

Biography

Professor Coakley is a member of the following Editorial Boards Associate Editor European Journal of Finance 2012 Associate Editor Review of Behavioural Finance 2009 Associate Editor Applied Financial Economics 2006 Associate Editor Applied Economics and Applied Economics Letters 2001 Membership of Learned Societies: American Economic Association American Finance Association European Finance Association Royal Economic Society

Qualifications

  • BA (Hons)

  • Dip TP

  • Dip RDP

  • MSc (Econ)

  • PhD

Appointments

University of Essex

  • Professor of Finance, Essex Business School, University of Essex (1/2/2001 - present)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Entrepreneurial finance in the UK

I'm working on this as Deputy Director of the ESRC-funded Business and Local Government Centre at the University of Essex. Topics being investigated include: business angels and equity crowdfunding; links between P2P business lending and capital structure

Key words: Equity crowdfunding
Open to supervise

Corporate finance

Key words: IPOs
Open to supervise

Behavioural finance

Key words: Prospect theory and IPOs
Open to supervise

International finance

Key words: Feldstein-Horioka
Open to supervise

Current research

Role of crowdfunded debt in the financing of SMEs (with Winifred Huang, Bath and Daniel Tsvetanov, UEA).

Secondary equity offerings by SMEs on Londons Alternative Investment Market (with Sofia Stamou and Hardy Thomas).

Comovement in Stock Markets (with George Dotsis, Neil Kellard, Yixin Liao and others).

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Behavioural Finance (BE335)

  • Student Success Tutorial (BE917)

Previous supervision

Mingchen Sun
Mingchen Sun
Thesis title: Essays on External Debt and Equity Finance for UK Small Businesses
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 22/11/2019
Charistoula-Sofia Stamou
Charistoula-Sofia Stamou
Thesis title: Three Essays on Equity Financing in the UK
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 25/3/2019
Yixin Liao
Yixin Liao
Thesis title: Essays on Comovement
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 25/3/2019
Aristogenis Lazos
Aristogenis Lazos
Thesis title: Risk-Neutral Pricing in a Behavioural Framework
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 20/12/2017
Nima Zarrabi
Nima Zarrabi
Thesis title: Essays in International Finance
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 21/12/2016
Husain Sh JYA Aboualhasan
Husain Sh JYA Aboualhasan
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Master of Science
Awarded date: 30/11/2016
Kamran Malikov
Kamran Malikov
Thesis title: Essays in Earnings Management
Degree subject: Accounting and Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 11/11/2016
Warawit Phetruen
Warawit Phetruen
Thesis title: The Effect of Ifrs and Sox-Like Regulations on Earnings Management in East Asian Countries
Degree subject: Accounting
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 18/5/2016
Anis Suriati Binti Ahmad
Anis Suriati Binti Ahmad
Thesis title: Corporate Social Responsibility (Csr) in a Developing Country: An Analysis of Public-Listed Corporations in Malaysia
Degree subject: Accounting
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 1/4/2016
Masar Hadla
Masar Hadla
Thesis title: Essays in International Finance
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 22/12/2015
Heba Abed Gazzaz
Heba Abed Gazzaz
Thesis title: Essays on Mergers and Acquisitions
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 29/8/2014
Dilek Ulu
Dilek Ulu
Thesis title: Essays on Exchange Rate Exposure
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 4/7/2014
Francisco Javier Hurtado Garcia
Francisco Javier Hurtado Garcia
Thesis title: Essays in Finance: Asset Comovement and Portfolio Construction
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 19/5/2014
Congmin Peng
Congmin Peng
Thesis title: Essays on Bubbles in Financial Markets
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 25/3/2014
Michele Marzano
Michele Marzano
Thesis title: Essays on Market Efficiency, Anomalies and Technical Trading Rules
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 25/3/2013
Mohammad Qasim Mohammad Raja Momani
Mohammad Qasim Mohammad Raja Momani
Degree subject: Finance
Degree type: Master of Science
Awarded date: 6/10/2010

Publications

Journal articles (27)

Coakley, J., Jitmaneeroj, B. and Wood, A., (2019). Credit default swaps and the UK 2008–09 short sales ban. The European Journal of Finance. 25 (14), 1328-1349

Malikov, K., Coakley, J. and Manson, S., (2019). The effect of the interest coverage covenants on classification shifting of revenues. The European Journal of Finance. 25 (16), 1572-1590

Malikov, K., Manson, S. and Coakley, J., (2018). Earnings management using classification shifting of revenues. The British Accounting Review. 50 (3), 291-305

Wang, Z., Su, B., Coakley, JM. and Shen, Z., (2018). Prospect theory and IPO returns in China. Journal of Corporate Finance. 48, 726-751

Coakley, J., Gazzaz, H. and Thomas, H., (2017). The impact of mispricing and growth on UK M&As. European Journal of Finance. 23 (13), 1219-1237

Tsvetanov, D., Coakley, J. and Kellard, N., (2016). Bubbling over! The behaviour of oil futures along the yield curve. Journal of Empirical Finance. 38 (PB), 516-533

Cipollini, A., Coakley, J. and Lee, H., (2015). The European sovereign debt market: from integration to segmentation. The European Journal of Finance. 21 (2), 111-128

Shen, Z., Coakley, J. and Instefjord, N., (2013). Investor participation and underpricing in lottery-allocated Chinese IPOs. Pacific-Basin Finance Journal. 25 (C), 294-314

Snaith, S., Coakley, J. and Kellard, NM., (2013). Does the forward premium puzzle disappear over the horizon?. Journal of Banking & Finance. 37 (9), 3681-3693

Petrovic, N., Manson, S. and Coakley, J., (2009). Does Volatility Improve UK Earnings Forecasts?. Journal of Business Finance & Accounting. 36 (9-10), 1148-1179

Coakley, J., Hadass, L. and Wood, A., (2009). UK IPO underpricing and venture capitalists. The European Journal of Finance. 15 (4), 421-435

Sajjad, R., Coakley, J. and Nankervis, JC., (2008). Markov-Switching GARCH Modelling of Value-at-RisK. Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics & Econometrics. 12 (3)

Coakley, J., Hadass, L. and Wood, A., (2007). Post-IPO Operating Performance, Venture Capital and the Bubble Years. Journal of Business Finance & Accounting. 0 (0), 070905001421003-???

Coakley, J. and Fuertes, A-M., (2006). Testing for sign and amplitude asymmetries using threshold autoregressions. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control. 30 (4), 623-654

Coakley, J. and Iliopoulou, S., (2006). Bidder CEO and Other Executive Compensation in UK M&As. European Financial Management. 12 (4), 609-631

Coakley, J., Kellard, N. and Snaith, S., (2005). The PPP debate: Price matters!. Economics Letters. 88 (2), 209-213

Coakley, J., Flood, RP., Fuertes, AM. and Taylor, MP., (2005). Purchasing power parity and the theory of general relativity: the first tests. Journal of International Money and Finance. 24 (2), 293-316

Coakley *, J. and Snaith, S., (2005). Testing for symmetry and proportionality in a European panel. Applied Financial Economics. 15 (11), 745-752

Coakley, J., Fuertes, A-M. and Wood, A., (2004). A new interpretation of the exchange rate–yield differential nexus. International Journal of Finance & Economics. 9 (3), 201-218

Coakley, J., Fuertes, A-M. and Spagnolo, F., (2004). Is the Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle History?. The Manchester School. 72 (5), 569-590

Coakley, J., Fuertes, A-M. and Pérez, M-T., (2003). Numerical issues in threshold autoregressive modeling of time series. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control. 27 (11-12), 2219-2242

Coakley, J. and Fuertes, AM., (1997). New panel unit root tests of PPP. Economics Letters. 57 (1), 17-22

Coakley, J., Kulasi, F. and Smith, R., (1996). Current Account Solvency and the Feldstein--Horioka Puzzle. The Economic Journal. 106 (436), 620-620

Coakley, J., (1994). The Integration of Property and Financial Markets. Environment and Planning A: Economy and Space. 26 (5), 697-713

Coakley, J., (1988). International dimensions of the stock market crash. Capital & Class. 12 (1), 16-21

Coakley, J., (1984). The internationalisation of bank capital. Capital & Class. 8 (2), 107-120

Coakley, J., (1982). Finance Capital: A Study of the Latest Phase of Capitalist Development. Capital & Class. 6 (2), 134-141

Book chapters (1)

Coakley, J., (2005). London as an International Financial Centre. In: Global Finance and Urban Living: A Study of Metropolitan Change. 51- 70. 0203977092. 9780415031981

Conferences (1)

Coakley, J., Ana-María, F. and María-Teresa, P., (2001). A Rational Interpolation Approach to Least Squares Estimation for Band-TARs

Grants and funding

2019

Equity, venture capital and business angel investment in Essex; a quantative and qualitative evaluation. Project is with Invest Essex which is part of the Let's Do Business Group.

Let's Do Business Group Ltd

2014

Smart Data Analytics for Business and Local Government

Economic & Social Research Council

Contact

jcoakley@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 872455

Location:

EBS.3.51, Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

You can find details of Academic Support hours on the EBS UG and PG information page on Moodle or by calling EBS Student Services on 01206873911