Finance

Edward Nelling, Ph.D., CFA, is Professor of Finance and a Fellow in the Center for Corporate Governance in the LeBow College of Business at Drexel University, where he teaches courses in corporate governance and financial management. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation from the CFA Institute, and has taught at the Wharton School, the Georgia Institute of Technology, and Korea University.

Education

BS Mechanical Engineering - Drexel University 1984
Ph.D. Finance - University of Pennsylvania 1993
MA Finance - University of Pennsylvania 1993

Selected Works

Articles

Nelling, Edward . “Dynamic herding behavior in Pacific-Basin markets: Evidence and implications” MULTINATIONAL FINANCE JOURNAL 17.3/4 (forthcoming)

Nelling, Edward and Webb, Elizabeth . “Corporate Social Responsibility and Financial Performance: The ‘Virtuous Circle’ Revisited” REVIEW OF QUANTITATIVE FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING 32.2 (Feb 2009):197-209

Tan, Lin , Chiang, Thomas C, Mason, Joseph R and Nelling, Edward . “Herding Behavior in Chinese Stock Markets: An Examination of A and B Shares” PACIFIC-BASIN FINANCE JOURNAL 16.1 (Jan 2008):61-77

Frye, Melissa B, Nelling, Edward and Webb, Elizabeth . “Executive Compensation in Socially Responsible Firms” CORPORATE GOVERNANCE: AN INTERNATIONAL REVIEW 14.5 (Sep 2006):446-455

Jayaraman, Narayan , Khorana, Ajay and Nelling, Edward . “An Analysis of the Determinants and Shareholder Wealth Effects of Mutual Fund Mergers” JOURNAL OF FINANCE 57.12 (Jun 2002):1215-1542

Covin, Jeffrey , Jayaraman, Narayan , Khorana, Ajay and Nelling, Edward . “CEO Founder Status and Firm Financial Performance” STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT JOURNAL 21.12 (Dec 2000):1215-1524

Books

Nelling, Edward . Business Valuation Demystified New York:McGraw-Hill, Jan 2011

Professional Experience

Academic-Korea University Business School Visiting Professor of Finance Seoul Jun 2009 - Jul 2009
Academic-The Wharton School Visiting Professor of Finance Philadelphia PA Jul 2010 - Jun 2011

Awards

2009 Outstanding Online Instructor Award (Drexel University - LeBow College of Business)
2008 Intrafraternity Council Educator of the Year (Drexel University)
2008 Distinguished Teaching Award - Executive MBA (LeBow College of Business)

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Valuation
  • Corporate Finance
  • Equity Markets
  • Mutual Funds
  • Real Estate Finance