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About Lucy F. Ackert

Positions

Present Coles College of Business, Kennesaw State University
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Present Professor of Finance, Kennesaw State University
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Research Interests


Honors and Awards

  • Coles College Applied Research Award, 2014
  • Coles College Distinguished Professor Award, 2011
  • KSU Foundation Distinguished Scholarship Award, 2009
  • 2008 Family Owned Business Institute (FOBI) Scholarship Award, for “Family Ties: For Love or Money?” with Ann Gillette and Torsten Pieper (and supported by Joseph H. Astrachan)
  • Distinguished Graduate Scholarship Award, Kennesaw State University, 2008
  • The Foundation Prize, presented by the Kennesaw State University Foundation, for “The Relationship between Short Interest and Stock Returns in the Canadian Market,” with George Athanassakos, Journal of Banking and Finance, July 2005
  • First Prize in the Toronto Society of Financial Analysts Research Paper Award Competition, for “The Informativeness of Short Interest in the Canadian Market,” with George Athanassakos, 2004
  • Honourable Mention for Best Paper at the 2004 Administrative Sciences Association of Canada Annual Conference, Quebec, for “Short Sales: Bearish or Bullish?” with George Athanassakos
  • The Foundation Prize, presented by the Kennesaw State University Foundation, for “Market Behavior in the Presence of Divergent and Imperfect Information: Experimental Evidence from Canada, China, and the United States,” with Bryan K. Church and Ping Zhang, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2002
  • Smith Breeden Prize for Distinguished Paper in the Journal of Finance, 1993, for “Stock Price Volatility, Ordinary Dividends, and Other Cash Flows to Shareholders,” with Brian F. Smith
  • Grace Anderson Research Fellowship for Women Scholars, Wilfrid Laurier University, 1993

Contact Information

Department of Economics and Finance
Michael J. Coles College of Business
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, Georgia 30144
(770) 423-6111

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Journal Articles (74)