Darren K. Hayunga

Assistant Professor

Office
215 Brooks Hall
310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602
Phone Numbers
Work 706-542-1365
Email Address
Documents
Curriculum Vitae

Biography

Dr. Hayunga has been with the University of Georgia since the Fall 2013. Previously he was an Associate Professor at the University of Texas Arlington. Dr. Hayunga's research interest include house pricing, real estate markets, financial options, and spatial econometrics. His research is published in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Real Estate Economics, Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, and Journal of Banking and Finance. Prior to joining academia, Dr. Hayunga founded a financial planning practice and practiced as a Certified Financial Planner as well as a consultant and Principal at American Management Systems, an international information technology consulting firm.

Education

Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation Year
PhD
  • Finance
  • Real Estate
Louisiana State University
2006
MBA
  • Information Technology
The College of William and Mary
1997

Prior Professional Positions

Organization / Department Title Years of Service
University of Texas Arlington
Associate Professor 2012 to 2013
University of Texas Arlington
Assistant Professor 2006 to 2012

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Darren Hayunga and Peter Lung. Trading in the Options Market around Financial Analysts’ Consensus Revision. Journal Of Financial And Quantitative Analysis, forthcoming.
  • Darren Hayunga, Richard Holowczak, Peter Lung, and Takeshi Nishikawa. 2012. Derivatives Traders’ Reaction to Mispricing in the Underlying Equity. Journal Of Banking And Finance, 36:2438-2454.
  • Darren Hayunga and Peter Lung. 2011. Explaining Mispricing using the Resale Option and Inflation Illusion. Real Estate Economics, 39(2):313-344.
  • Darren Hayunga and Kelley Pace. 2010. Spatial Statistics Applied to Commercial Real Estate. Journal Of Real Estate Finance And Economics , 41(2):103-125.