Kenneth M. Washer, PhD
Kenneth M. Washer, PhD

Kenneth M. Washer, PhD

Professor
Heider College of Business

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Economics and Finance

Position

  • Professor

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • "Santa Claus Rally and Firm Size", Managerial Finance, 42 (8), 817-829, 2016
  • "Securities Lending Activities in Mutual Funds and ETFS: Ethical Considerations", Journal of Business Ethics, 139 (1), 21-28, 2016
  • "The Increasing Volatility of the Stock Market", Journal of Wealth Management, 19(1), 71-82, 2016
  • "Are stock prices in the U.S. both nonlinear and nonstationary?  Evidence from threshold autoregressive model tests.", International Research Journal of Applied Finance, VI (11), 688-695, 2015
  • "Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus Rally: Statistical Evidence Supports Higher Returns Globally", Journal of Financial Planning, 28(3), 55-60, 2015
  • Dunham, L., Washer, K., The Ethics of Hedging by Executives, Journal of Business Ethics, 111(2), 157-164, 2013
  • Washer, K., Johnson, R., An Institute Examination of Downside Risk, Journal of Financial Planning, 26(6), 56-60, 2013
  • Nippani, S., Washer, K., Murthy, V., Size and Day-of-the-Week Effect in the Banking Industry: A Comparative Analysis based on Economic Conditions, International Journal of Financial Research, 4(3), 1-9, 2013
  • Washer, K., Dunham, L., Inflation Risk and Asset Class Performance, Journal of Finance and Investment Analysis, 1(3), 61-72, 2012
  • Creditor Nations' Equity Indexes and the U.S. Debt Downgrade, International Journal of Economics and Finance, 2(6), 3-10, 2012
  • Nippani, S., Washer, K., A Note on the Short Term Impact of the Eyjafjallajokull Volcanic Eruption on Airline Stocks, International Review of Applied Financial Issues and Economics, 3(1), 282-296, 2011
  • Washer, K., Jorgensen, R., Exchange Traded Notes and the Lehman Bankruptcy, Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal, 15(1), 47-58, 2011
  • Murthy, V., Washer, K., Wingender, J., Are Stock Prices in the United State Non-stationary? Evidence from Contemporary Unit Root Tests, Applied Financial Economics, 21(22), 1703-1709, 2011
  • Washer, K., Nippani, S., Wingender, J., Day-of-the-Week Effect in the Canadian Money Market, Managerial Finance, 37(9), 855-866, 2011
  • Murthy, V., Washer, K., Wingender, J., Do U.S. Stock Prices Exhibit Mean Reversion? Evidence from Recent Nonlinear Unit Root Tests, International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, Issue 68(1), 46-49, 2011
  • Washer, K., Partial Roth Conversations in Early Retirement: An Effective Strategy for Extending Portfolio Longgevity, Journal of Financial Service Professionals, 65(1), 80-87, 2011
  • Ogunc, A., Nippani, S., Washer, K., Seasonality Tests on the Shanghai and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges: An Empirical Analysis, Applied Financial Economics, 19(9), 681-693, 2009
  • Washer, K., Nappani, S., Ogunc, A., An Analysis of Regional Banks' Repurchasing Behavior, Academy of Banking Studies, 7(1&2) , 1-12, 2008
  • "A Note on Asymmetric Return Dynamics and Technical Trading Strategies.", Journal of Banking & Finance, 29 (2), 391-418, 2005

Presentations

  • Nippani, S., Washer, K., A Note on the Impact of the eyjafjallajokull Volcanic Eruption on Airline Stocks: Southwestern Finance Association meeting in Houston, TX, 2011
  • Washer, K., Johnson, R., Exchange Traded Notes and the Lehman Bankruptcy; Allied Academies annual meeting in New Orleans, LA, 2010
  • Washer, K., Nippani, S., Wingender, J., Day-of-the-Week Effect in the Canadian Money Market: Southwestern Finance Association meeting in Dallas, TX, 2010

Awards and Honors

  • Best Paper by ASBBS 10th Annual Meeting, Finanace VI Track, 2015
  • Creighton Graduate Business Faculty Member of the Year, 2013
  • Cahill Award for Excellence, 2011