Harold Mulherin

Georgia Athletic Association Professorship in the Terry College

Office
455 Brooks Hall
310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602
Phone Numbers
Work 706-542-3644
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.