Michael Shafer

Assistant Professor

Contact Information:

mshafer@providence.edu

401.865.1928

Ryan Center for Business Studies 255

Education:

Ph.D. - Finance Syracuse University

Awards and Honors:

2014-2015 PSCB Teaching Excellence Award Providence College

Outstanding TA Award Syracuse University

Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics Graduate Scholar Award University of Delaware

Selected Publications:

Shafer, M. Ambrose, B. Yildirim, Y. (2018) The Impact of Tenant Diversification on Spreads and Default Rates for Mortgages on Retail Properties. Journal Of Real Estate Finance And Economics.(56), 1-32.

Shafer, M. Satiroglu, S. Sener, E. Yildirim, Y. (2015) The Impact of Policy Decisions on Global Liquidity during the Recent Financial Crisis. International Journal of Finance & Economics.(20), 178-189.

Shafer, M. Yildirim, Y. (2013) Operational Risk and Equity Prices. Finance Research Letters.(10), 157-168.

Selected Presentations:

Shafer, M. Harris, J. SFA 2017 Annual Meetings. Southern Finance Association, Key West, FL - "The Ratio of Option Open Interest to Stock Outstanding" November, 2017

Shafer, M. Harris, J. OptionMetrics Research Conference (ORC). OptionMetrics, New York, NY - "The Ratio of Option Open Interest to Stock Outstanding" October, 2017

Shafer, M. Ambrose, B. Yildirim, Y. AREUEA-ASSA Conference. American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, Boston, MA - "The Impact of Tenant Diversification on Commercial Mortgage Spreads and Default Rates" January, 2015

Shafer, M. Petrova, M. FMA 2010 Annual Meetings. Financial Management Association, New York, NY - "Post-Acquisition Performance: A Propensity Score Matching Approach" October, 2010