Associate Professor of Finance
Coordinator, Actuarial Science Program
Phone: (860) 768-5744, Room 410
Selected Scholarship Books and Articles:
Coleman, S., Cotei, C., and J. Farhat, 2013, A Resource-Based View of New Firm Survival: New Perspectives on the Role of Industry and Exit Route, Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship, Volume 18, Issue 1.
Cotei, C., and J. Farhat, 2013, Does Legal System Affect the Information Content of Earnings Surprises? Evidence from the International Equity Markets, Financial Decisions, Summer Issue.
Cotei, C., and J. Farhat, 2013, Informational Externalities of Initial Public Offerings: Does Venture Capital Backing Matter?, Journal of Economics and Finance, Volume 37, Issue 1, 80-99.
Cotei, C. , Farhat J. and M. Miranda, 2012, The Information and Wealth Effects of Earnings Surprises in the U.S. Insurance Industry, Journal of Insurance Issues, Volume 35, Issue 2.
Cotei, C. and J. Farhat, 2011, An Application of the Two-Stage Bivariate Probit-Tobit Model to Corporate Financing Decisions, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Volume 37, Issue 3, 363-380
Cotei, C., Farhat J. and B. Abugri, 2011, Testing Trade-off and Pecking Order Theories: Does Legal System Matter?, Managerial Finance, Volume 37, Issue 8, 53-69
Cotei, C. and J. Farhat, 2011, Chapter 5: Worldwide Patterns in Capital Structure, in “Capital Structure & Corporate Financing Decisions: Valuation, Strategy and Risk Analysis” (K. Baker and G. Martin, Eds.), Wiley and Sons, ISBN: 978-0-470-56952-8
Cotei, C., 2010, Informational Externalities of Bank Initial Public Offerings, Journal of Business and Economic Studies, Volume 16, Issue 2, 56-71
Cotei, C., J. Farhat and B. Abugri, 2009, Market Efficiency in Emerging Markets: Does the Legal System Matter?, Global Journal of Finance and Economics, Volume 6, Issue 2, 145-160
Cotei, C. and J. Farhat, 2008, Testing Capital Structure Theories: Are the Models’ Assumptions Correctly Specified? European Journal of Economics, Finance and Administrative Sciences 11, 22-30
*Mukherjee, T.K., J. Farhat, and C. Cotei, 2006, Factors Explaining the Results of Job Search by the 2002 FMA Job Applicants-A Survey, Journal of Financial Education, 1-22
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