Vivian Okere

Professor

Contact Information:

vokere@providence.edu

401.865.2671

Ryan Center for Business Studies 352

Education:

Ph.D. - Economics - Marine Resources University of Rhode Island

Awards and Honors:

Teaching Award Nominee Providence College

Teaching Award Nominee Providence College

Teaching Award Nominee Accinno Teaching Award

Teaching Award Nominee Providence College

Teaching Award Nominee Providence College

Selected Publications:

Okere, V. Amirhosseini, Z. (2011) The Effect of Environmental Disclosure on the Firm's Capital Structure and Value. Journal of International Finance Studies.(11),

Okere, V. (2011) Corporate Investment Decisions in Oil and Gas Production and Government Payment Systems: A Case of Prospect Theory. Journal of International Finance Studies.(11), 40-48.

Okere, V. Tamule, H. (2010) Prospect Theory Modeling of Risk/return in Oil and Gas Production in the Outer Continental Shelf. Journal of International Business & Economics.(10), 139.

Okere, V. Tamule, H. Maloney, P. (2010) Capital Structure, Institutional Quality Index and Valuation of Projects in Emerging Markets. Journal of International Business & Economics.(10), 25-40.

Selected Presentations:

Okere, V. 78th International Atlantic Economic Conference. IAES, Savannah, Georgia - "The effetct of regulatory uncertainty and technological changes in irreversible capital investments" October, 2014

Okere, V. IABE-2011 Barcelona-Summer Conference. International Academy of Business and Economics, Barcelona, Spain - ""Corporate Investment Decisions in Oil and Gas Production and Government Payment Systems: A Case of Prospect Theory" June, 2011

Okere, V. International Academy of Business and Economics. , - "Prospect Theory Modeling of Risk/Return in Oil and Gas Production in the Outer Continental Shelf" October, 2010

Okere, V. IABE 2009 Annual Conference. International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas - "The Impact of Institutional Quality on Capital Structure, Cost of Capital and profitability of Emerging market projects." October, 2009

Okere, V. IABE 2008 Annual Conference. International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas - "The Impact of Baby Boomer Generation on Socially Responsible Investing" October, 2008

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