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R.W. Robert White

Professor Emeritus, Finance

Professor Robert White, a member of the Finance Area Group at the Ivey Business School earned a BSc (Honours) and a MBA from the University of British Columbia and PhD from M.I.T. He has published extensively in the leading finance journals, such as the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Money Credit and Banking, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Financial Intermediation, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money and Management Science, on issues relating to the Financial Services Industry and Financial Markets. The focus of his current research is on the micro-structure of security prices. He is also a prolific case writer. Among his publications is the recent casebook, Case Studies in Modern Corporate Finance. He created and teaches one of the most popular elective courses, Financial Markets (Strategic Financial Planning), at the Ivey Business School.


  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • MBA, UBC
  • BSc, UBC

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