Faculty & Staff Directory

iconiconiconiconNameVassil MihovImageVassil MihovFirstnameVassilLastnameMihovOffice Phone(817) 257-7147
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Position:Associate Professor of FinanceDepartment:Finance DepartmentOffice:TOCA 212Role:FacultyEducation
  • Ph.D., Purdue University
  • B.A., Graceland College
Areas of Expertise / Research
  • Corporate Finance
  • Debt Financing
  • Capital Structure
  • Option Market
Courses Taught
  • Financial Management (Undergraduate and MBA)
  • Business Simulation (MBA)
Key Publications
  • Denis, D. J., and V. Mihov, 2003, The choice among bank debt, non-bank private debt, and public debt: Evidence from new corporate borrowings, Journal of Financial Economics 70 (1), p. 3-28. (lead article in the volume).
  • Mayhew, S., and V. Mihov, 2004, How Do Exchanges Select Stocks for Option Listing? Journal of Finance 59 (1), p. 447-472.
  • Barry, C., S. C. Mann, V.T. Mihov, M. Rodriguez, 2008, “Corporate Debt Issuance and the Historical Level of Interest Rates,” Financial Management 37 (3), p. 413-
  • 430.
  • Barry, C., S. C. Mann, V.T. Mihov, M. Rodriguez, 2009, “Interest Rate Changes and the Timing of Debt Issues,” Journal of Banking and Finance 33 (4), p 600-608.
  • Barry, C., and V.T. Mihov, 2015, “Debt Financing, Venture Capital, and the Performance of Initial Public Offerings,” Journal of Banking and Finance, 58, p. 144–165.
  • Lim, Steve, Steven C. Mann, and Vassil Mihov, 2016, “Do Operating Leases Extend Credit Capacity: Evidence from borrowing costs and credit ratings,” Journal of Corporate Finance, forthcoming.
Awards / Recognition
  • Neeley Fellows Distinguished Faculty Award, 2016
  • Selected as a “Favorite Professor” by MBA students, 2015, 2014, 2013
  • Pi Beta Phi Outstanding Professor of the Semester, Fall 2010
  • Graduate Teaching Award for MBA core course, 2004
  • Mortar Board Preferred Professor Award, 2002, 2001
International Experience
  • Sofia Commodity Exchange, Sofia, Bulgaria, Registered Broker.
  • Theodore and Beulah Beasley Faculty Fellowship
  • Noble Foundation Research Fellowship
Hobbies / Interests
  • Photography
  • Chess
  • Wine
  • Travel