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Dr. Tim Trombley

Assistant Professor
Masters Business Admin
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Biography

Tim Trombley has a PhD from Purdue University. Before getting his PhD, he worked as a financial analyst for a $3 billion commercial real estate firm. He also spent time in the amusement park and electricity industries. He previously worked as a professor at San Diego State University. He is married with three young kids who, unfortunately for them, look exactly like him.

Professor Trombley has published in top academic journals such as Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Organization Science, and Journal of Corporate Finance.

Current Courses

349.001Advanced Financial Theory And Problems

349.002Advanced Financial Theory And Problems

440.001Financial Management

440.001Financial Management

341.002Intermediate Business Finance

341.003Intermediate Business Finance

Teaching Interests & Areas

Corporate Finance, Venture Capital, Financial History

Research Interests & Areas

Corporate Finance, Venture Capital, Corporate Governance, Politics in Finance, Economic History

PhD Finance

Purdue University

MBA

University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH

BS Mechanical Engineering

Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Journal Article

Trombley, T., Brincks, S., Haddad, K., & Lotfaliei, B. Capital Budgeting Around the World: A Comprehensive Review. Quarterly Journal of Finance and Accounting 58 (2020)
Trombley, T., & Lahr, H. Early indicators of fundraising by venture capital firms. Journal Of Corporate Finance 65 (2020)
Trombley, T., Yavuz, M., Ozmel, U., & Gulati, R. The Effect of Interfirm Ties on Performance in Financial Markets. Organization Science (2020)
Trombley, T., Yavuz, M., & Ozmel Yavuz, U. Outside Insiders: Does Access to Information Prior to an IPO Generate a Trading Advantage After the IPO?. Journal Of Financial And Quantitative Analysis 54.1 (2019): 303-334.
Trombley, T., & Hadad, K. Cost of Capital Techniques Used by Chinese Firms: A Survey of Practice.. Quarterly Journal of Finance and Accounting (2018)

Written Case with Instructional Material

Trombley, T., Lotfaliei, B., & Patel, S. Should Marathon Petroleum Split Up?. Ivey Publishing (2020)

Presentations

Long Term Institutional Investors and Executive Compensation. Financial Management Association. (2020)
Long Term Institutional Investors and Executive Compensation. Financial Management Association. (2020)
Railroad Tunneling: Self Dealing During the Construction of the First Transcontinental Railroad. Business History Conference. (2020)
Dynamic Capital Structure, Asset Pricing Factors, and the CAPM. Eastern Finance Association. (2019)
It's All Relative: The Effects of Political Connections on Firms. University of Dayton Summer Workshop. (2019)
It's All Relative: The Effects of Political Connections on Firms. Midwest Finance Association. (2019)
It's All Relative: The Effects of Political Connections on Firms. Invited Presentation - University of Toledo. (2019)
Long Term Institutional Investors and Executive Compensation. Invited Presentation - LSU. (2019)
The Cross-Border Buyout Next Door. Southern Finance Association. (2019)
The Cross-Border Buyout Next Door. Financial Management Association. (2019)
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