Harold Mulherin

Georgia Athletic Association Professorship in the Terry College

Office
455 Brooks Hall
310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602
Email Address

Education

Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation Year
PhD
  • Economics
UCLA
1984
MA
  • Economics
UCLA
1981
AB
  • Economics
University of Georgia
1980

Research Interests

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Organization of Markets
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Control

Awards

Award Name Awarded By Year Awarded
Fulbright Distinguished Scholar in Mergers and Acquisitions
Viterbo, Italy
2005

Editorial Appointments

Position Name of Journal Year(s)
Co-Editor
Journal of Corporate Finance
1998 - present

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Becher, D., Mulherin, J.H., & Walkling, R. (2011). Sources of Gaines in Corporate Mergers: Refined Tests from a Neglected Industry. Journal Of Financial & Quantitative Analysis.
  • Boone, A., & Mulherin, J.H. (2011). Do Private Equity Consortiums Facilitate Collusion in Takeover Bidding?. Journal Of Corporate Finance, 17:1474-1495.
  • Brown, W., Mulherin, J.H., & Weidenmier, M. (2008). Competing with the NYSE. Quarterly Journal Of Economics, 123:1679-1719.
  • Boone, A., & Mulherin, J.H. (2008). Do Auctions Induce a Winner's Curse? New Evidence from the Corporate Takeover Market. Journal Of Financial Economics, 89:1-19.
  • Mulherin, J.H. (2007). Measuring the Costs and Benefits of Regulation: Conceptual Issues in Securities Markets. Journal Of Corporate Finance, 13:421-437.
  • Boone, A., & Mulherin, J.H. (2007). Do Termination Provisions Truncate the Takeover Bidding Process?. Review Of Financial Studies, 20:461-489.
  • Mulherin, J.H. (2005). Corporations, Collective Action and Corporate Governance: One Size Does not Fit All. Public Choice, 124:179-204.
  • Boone, A., & Mulherin, J.H. (2007). How Are Firms Sold?. Journal Of Finance, 62:847-875.

Books

  • Mulherin, J.H. (ed.). (2004). Mergers and Corporate Governance. Edward Elgar.
  • Mitchell, M., Mulherin, J.H., & Weston, J. (2004). Takeovers, Restructuring and Corporate Governance. Prentice Hall.
  • Mulherin, J.H. (2002). Corporate Governance: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives. Managerial And Decision Economics, 23:94-96.