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Ioannis Branikas

Assistant Professor of Finance

Affiliations: Finance, Cameron Center for Finance and Securities Analysis, Undergraduate Programs
Phone: 541-346-3824
Office: Lillis 383


Degree History:
  • PhD, Economics, Princeton University, 2018
  • MA, Economics, Princeton University, 2014
  • MSc, Economics, Athens University of Economics and Business, 2012
  • BA, Economics, Athens University of Economics and Business, 2010

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Areas of Expertise

  • Household finance
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Mutual funds

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Current Projects

  • Branikas, Ioannis, and Wensong Zhong. "The Impact of Covid-19 on Firms' Market Values: Estimates from Geographical Networks."
  • Branikas, Ioannis, Gabriel Buchbinder, and Yugang Ding. "The Response of Corporate Sustainability to Environmental Disasters: Evidence from Wildfires."
  • Branikas, Ioannis, Harrison Hong, Briana Chang and Nan Li. "Role of Sustainability in Corporate Competition for Talent and Profit."
  • Branikas, Ioannis. "Advertising Exposure and Portfolio Choice: Estimates Based on Sports Sponsorships."
  • Branikas, Ioannis, Harrison Hong, and Jiangmin Xu. "Buy Side, Sell Side."

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Journal Articles:

Branikas, Ioannis, and Gabriel Buchbinder. "Advertising Exposure and Investor Attention: Estimates from Super Bowl Commercials." Financial Planning Review 4, no. 1: e1099.

March 2021

Branikas, Ioannis, Harrison G. Hong, and Jiangmin Xu. "Location Choice, Portfolio Choice." Journal of Financial Economics 138, no. 1: 74-94.

October 2020


Upcoming Presentations:

  • The Fourth Conference on CSR, the Economy and Financial Markets

Past Presentations:

  • Finance seminar, University of Piraeus
  • Economics seminar, Athens University of Economics and Business
  • "Environmental Economics," European Economic Association, 2021
  • Finance seminar, University of Essex
  • Association of Environmental and Resource Economists at the Midwest Economics Association, 2021
  • "Corporate Culture or Social Responsibility," American Finance Association, 2021
  • Asian Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment, 2020
  • Academic Research Colloquium for Financial Planning and Related Disciplines, 2020
  • Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics, 2019
  • Academic Research Colloquium for Financial Planning and Related Disciplines, 2019
  • Finance seminar, Oregon State University
  • "Households and Portfolio Choice," American Finance Association, 2019
  • Pacific Northwest Finance Conference, 2018

Past Discussions:

  • China International Conference in Finance, 2021
  • Miami Behavioral Finance Conference, 2018

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In the News

Research by Ioannis Branikas and coauthor found that companies that run Super Bowl ads may attract more investors.
The Lundquist College of Business is happy to welcome the new faculty and staff members joining us this fall term.