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Dr. Jarrad Harford visits Zayed University

ZU

November 07, 2017

On Tuesday and Wednesday October 24th and 25th, ZU’s College of Business had a unique opportunity to host Dr. Jarrad Harford, a distinguished professor and world-renowned scholar in Corporate Finance, who conducted several professional workshops and seminars with faculty and students in both Abu Dhabi and Dubai campuses.

Dr. Harford presented his latest research "Analyst Career Concerns, Effort Allocation, and Firms’ Information Environment”. In addition, he led a discussion with the faculty on how to publish in top tiered journals focusing on how to exceed in academic writing.

Dr Harford's lecture to the students was about mergers and acquisitions, focusing on the broader impact of merger activity and why mergers matter.