Victoria Geyfman, professor of finance

Victoria Geyfman, professor of finance

Victoria Geyfman

Department of Finance

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Victoria Geyfman began her academic career in the Zeigler College of Business in 2005. Before joining BU, she worked in the financial services research section of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. She received her M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from Temple University.

Geyfman’s research has focused on financial services institutions, bank regulations, emerging markets finance, and the status of women in business. She has taught undergraduate courses in corporate finance, financial markets and institutions, and commercial bank management.

She is an advisor to the student chapter of Financial Management Association (FMA), Bloomsburg Investment Group (BIG), and serves as a director of Benner-Hudock Center for Financial Analysis in the College of Business.

Representative Research

  • Geyfman, V., Force, C., & Davis, L. M. Women in Business: Influences on the Undergraduate Major Choices. Administrative Issues Journal: Connecting Education, Practice, and Research, forthcoming.
  • Geyfman, V., Wimmer, H., & Rada, R. The Use of Accounting Screens for Separating Winners from Losers Among the S&P 500 Stocks. Journal of Accounting and Finance, 15 (8), forthcoming.
  • Davis, L. M. & Geyfman, V. (2015).  The Glass Door Remains Closed: Another Look at Gender Inequality in Undergraduate Business Schools. Journal of Education for Business, 90 (1).
  • Geyfman, V. (2014).  Impact of Economic and Financial System Development on Banks' Listing Decision: Evidence from Transition Economies. Emerging Markets Finance & Trade, 50 (6).
  • Geyfman, V. (2014).  Engaging Government Employees: Motivate and Inspire Your People to Achieve Superior Performance. The Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship, 19 (1).
  • Geyfman, V. & Walker, J. S. (2014).  Managing Shareholder Value in Post-Crisis Times: a Case Study of Community Bank. Journal of Finance Case Research, 16 (1).
  • Walker, J. S. & Geyfman, V. (2013).  Is Community Bank Creating Value for Shareholders?   Journal of Accounting and Finance, 13 (4), 107-123.
  • Nguyen, L. D., Ermasova, N., Geyfman, V., & Mujtaba, B. G. (2013).  Leadership Orientations of Russian Working Adults: Do Age, Gender,Education, and Government Work Experience Make a Difference?   Public Organization Review, 14(1).
  • Geyfman, V. (2012).  IPO (Dis)incentives in Emerging Markets: The Case of Russian Banks.   Journal of Emerging Markets, 17 (3), 7-22.
  • Geyfman, V. & Davis, L. M. (2011).  Gender Inequality in Business Schools: The Glass Door Effect.   NASPA Journal About Women in Higher Education, 5 (1).
  • Geyfman, V. & Yeager, T. J. (2009).  On the Riskiness of Universal Banking: Evidence from Banks in the Investment Banking Business Pre- and Post-GLBA.   Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, 41(8).