The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business

The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business

2100 Speedway, Austin, 78712, TX, US


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The McCombs School is one of the largest and most distinguished top-tier business schools in the country. Our faculty members are ranked the 5th most productive researchers in the world, and they are ranked No. 3 Best Professors by Princeton Review.

The Texas BBA program is ranked 6th by Bloomberg Businessweek, and McCombs has more top-10 undergraduate specializations than any school except Wharton (Univ. of Pennsylvania). The Texas MBA program is ranked No. 15 by U.S. News and World Report. The accounting program is ranked No. 1 in undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate programs.

McCombs educates more than 12,000 students each year, creating one of the largest cumulative impacts of any business school in the world. About 2,000 professionals also participate each year in programs designed for working executives and their firms. These Texas Executive Education programs are held in our first-class AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center.

The school has strong areas of focus including entrepreneurship, energy and sustainability, ethics, public policy, healthcare management, real estate finance, technology management and commercialization, investment, and management consulting.

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Experts (80)

Brian White

Brian White

Assistant Professor

Understanding judgment and decision-making in the world of accounting

Managerial Accounting Financial Accounting Behavioral Research

Timothy Werner

Timothy Werner

Assistant Professor, Department of Business, Government and Society

Researching corporate political activity, market strategy, and campaign finance

Campaign Finance Corporate Political Strategy Corporate Social Responsibility Governmental Regulation Public Policy

Hüseyin Tanriverdi

Hüseyin Tanriverdi

Associate Professor, Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management

Diversification, mergers and acquisitions, information systems strategy, and knowledge management

Corporate Diversification Mergers Acquisitions and Divestitures Information Systems Knowledge Management Technology and Capital Markets It Due Diligence and Integration/Separation It Audit and Security Software Industry Diversification Virtual Knowledge Networks Telemedicine Digital Healthcare

Sandy Leeds

Sandy Leeds

Distinguished Senior Lecturer, Department of Finance

Capital markets, investment strategy, corporate finance and the economy

Capital Markets Investment Management Mba Investment Fund Venture Capital U.S. Financial Policy Federal Reserve Financial Fraud Derivatives Money Management Macroeconomics

Jaime Schmidt

Jaime Schmidt

Associate Professor of Accounting

Associate Professor at The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business

Business Studies Accounting Bookkeeping Auditing

Andrew Whinston

Andrew Whinston

Professor, Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management

E-commerce, online business, social networks, and internet data security

Information Systems E-Commerce Data Security Spam Social Media Analytics New Economy Social Network Analysis Electronic Commerce Business Research Online Behaviors

Ehud I. Ronn

Ehud I. Ronn

Professor, Department of Finance

Energy finance, valuation of energy commodity-contingent securities

Energy Risk Energy Management Energy Finance Energy Derivatives Energy-Consulting Financial Risk Management Valuation of Capital Assets Bonds Interest Rates

Robert Freeman

Robert Freeman

Department Chair, Professor

Freeman, Robert N., Arthur Andersen & Co. Alumni Centennial Professor in Accounting

Financial Accounting Capital Markets Financial Reporting

Naveed Chehrazi

Naveed Chehrazi

Assistant Professor, Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management

Information economics, system dynamics, and the banking and credit card industries

Credit Cards Information Economics Probability and Statistics System Dynamics Pricing Revenue Management Optimal Control of Nonlinear Systems Economics of Uncertainty Stochastic Processes Corporate Strategy

Y. Sekou Bermiss

Y. Sekou Bermiss

Assistant Professor, Department of Management

Examining the effects of financial performance and corporate social responsibility in the market valuation of firms

Data Analysis Organizational Theory Organizational Strategy Market Analysis Market Research Management

Industry Experience (10)

  • Research
  • Accounting
  • Financial Services
  • Advertising/Marketing
  • Management Consulting
  • Information Technology and Services
  • Energy
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate Leadership
  • Market Research

Expertise Overview

811 Areas of Expertise

389 Industry Experience

341 Event Appearances

19 Talks