Botao An, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Finance, School of Business



BS, Economics & Finance, Southern New Hampshire University
MS, Finance, DePaul University
Ph.D., International Business, Southern New Hampshire University


Dr. An teaches undergraduate and graduate business courses. His programs include Financial Management, Money and Banking, and Financial Analysis.  Dr. An is also a faculty adviser to the PSU Student Investment Club.

Dr. An’s research interests broadly include corporate finance, international finance, capital structures, and abnormal stock returns, due to announcements in both emerging markets and developed markets settings; his recent research examines the changing dynamic of emerging-market firms’ capital structures and their determinants.

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