Mihai Ion

Assistant Professor of Finance


Ph.D. in Finance, Purdue University, 2013
MBA, Purdue University, 2008
B.S. Mathematics, Jacobs University Bremen, 2007

Areas of Expertise

  • Policy Uncertainty
  • Corporate Investment, Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Empirical Asset Pricing, Factor Models
  • Macro Finance, Credit Cycles
  • International Trade, Trade Policy


FIN 391 - Preceptorship - Spring
FIN 421 Investments - Spring
FIN 525 Empirical Finance Methods - Spring


[Lead Article. Editor’s Choice Article. RFS top five most cited articles published in 2016.]

Working Papers

  • “Credit Cycles and Corporate Investment”, with Huseyin Gulen and Stefano Rossi
  • “Asset Pricing Anomalies and Time-Varying Expected Returns”