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David North

Associate Professor of Finance

Director: Center for Active Business Education (CABE)

  • Profile
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    • Awards

      Robins School of Business Outstanding Scholarship Award, 2007

      Robins School of Business Outstanding Service Award, 2009

      The David Meade White Teaching Fellow, 2009 - 2011

    • Presentations

      Financial Management Association Meeting (2001 - 2003, 2006)

      Eastern Finance Association Meeting (2001, 2003, 2005)

      Midwest Finance Association Meeting (2002)

      EDiNEB Conference, Vienna, Austria (2007)

    • Professional Experience

      Previous positions include:

      Assistant Professor of Finance, 2000 - 2006, University of Richmond

    • Institutional Service

      CABE Committee (2007 - present), chair

      Technology Committee (2007 - present)

      RSB Strategic Planning Committee (2002, 2010- present)

      International Business Committee (2007 - 2009)

      Entrepreneurship Ad-hoc Committee (2006)

      Financial Aid Committee (2000-2002)

      University of Richmond Judicial Pool (2007 - present)

  • Selected Publications

    Thomas M. Arnold, David S. North, Risk Simulation Concepts and Methods, Capital Budgeting Valuation, 2011, 279-298

    Journal Articles

    David S. North, Marshall A. Geiger, Allen D Blay, The Auditor's Going Concern Opinion as a Communication of Risk, Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory, 2011, 77-102

    Thomas M. Arnold, David S. North, Firm Valuation with Long-Run Business Cycles, The Journal of Private Equity, 2011

    Marshall A. Geiger, David S. North, Do CEOs and Principal Financial Officers Take a "Bath" Separately or Together?: An Investigation of Discretionary Accruals Surrounding Appointments of New CEOs and PFOs, Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal, 2011, 1 - 30

    David S. North, Thomas M. Arnold, Raymond P. Fishe, The Effects of Ambiguous Information on Initial and Subsequent IPO Returns, Financial Management, 2010, 1497-1519

    Thomas M. Arnold, John H. Earl, David S. North, On a Risk-Adjusted Basis, Do Firms Featured on Business Magazine Covers Make Good Contraian Investments?, The Journal of Wealth Management, 2010, 88-93

    Thomas M. Arnold, John H. Earl, David S. North, Z-Score Calculator for the PDA, The Investment Professional, 2009, 21

    Thomas M. Arnold, David S. North, Programming a Firm Value Calculator on Your PDA, The Invesment Journal, 2009, 30-31

    Thomas M. Arnold, John H. Earl, David S. North, The Impact of Barron's on Stock Prices, The Investment Journal, 2009, 22-25

    David S. North, Duration Mesures for Corporate Project Valuation, The Engineering Economist, 2008

    Marshall A. Geiger, Clive Lennox, David S. North, The Hiring of Accounting and Finance Officers from Audit Firms: How Did the Market React, Review of Accounting Studies Journal, 2008, 55-86

    Thomas M. Arnold, John H. Earl, David S. North, Cover Stories: Are Business Magazine Covers Effective Contrarian Indicators, Financial Analysts Journal, 2007, 70-75

    Marshall A. Geiger, David S. North, Brendan O'Connell, The Auditor-to-Client Revolving Door and Earnings Management, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, 2006, 1-26

    Marshall A. Geiger, David S. North, Does Hiring a New CFO Change Things? An Investigation of Changes in Discretionary Accruals, The Accounting Review, 2006, 781-809

    Thomas M. Arnold, David S. North, Roy A. Wiggins, Improving Pro Forma Analysis through Better Terminal Value Estimates, Journal of Financial Education, 2005, 76-95

    David S. North, John H. Earl, The Patients' Bill of Rights and Post-retirement Benefits: The Effect on the DJIA, Journal of Pensions Management, 2002, 211-227

    David S. North, The Role of Managerial Incentives in Corporate Acquisitions: The 1990s Evidence, Journal of Corporate Finance, 2001, 125-149