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. The Impact of Tenant Diversification on Spreads and Default Rates for Mortgages on Retail Properties. Journal Of Real Estate Finance And Economics.

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