Min Maung

Associate Professor (on leave)

PotashCorp Centre
25 Campus Drive
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
S7N 5A7
Phone: 306-966-2829
Fax: 306-966-2515
Email: maung@edwards.usask.ca

Biography

Dr. Min Thu Maung received his PhD from the University of Alberta. He also received his B.S., MBA, and M.S. degrees from the University of Utah. His research interests are in the areas of dividend signaling, asymmetric information, corporate governance, and venture capital. His research papers have been published in several academic journals. He has also presented and discussed papers at various departmental seminars and international conferences. Please click here for CV.

Courses

Comm 461: Theory of Finance

MBA 870: Cases in Corporate Finance

Publications

Li, J., Maung, M., Wilson, C., 2017. Governance and financial development: A cross-country analysis, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, forthcoming

Gill, A., Maung, M., Chowdhury, R. H., 2016. Social capital of non-resident family members and small business financing: Evidence from an Indian state, International Journal of Managerial Finance 12 (5), 558 – 582.

Maung, M., Tang, X., Wilson, C., 2016. Political connections and industrial pollution: Evidence based on state ownership and environmental levies in China, Journal of Business Ethics 138 (4), 649–659.

Chen, Q., Maung, M., Shi, Y., Wilson, C., 2014. Foreign direct investment concessions and environmental levies in China. International Review of Financial Analysis 36, 241-250.

Chowdhury, R. H., Maung, M., 2014. Credit rating changes and leverage adjustments: concurrent or continual? Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies 17 (4), 1-29.

Maung, M., Chowdhury, R. H., 2014. Is there a right time for capital investment? Studies in Economics and Finance 31(2), 223-243.

 Chowdhury, R. H., Maung, M., Zhang, W., 2014. Information content of dividends: A case of an emerging financial market. Studies in Economics and Finance 31(3), 272-290.

Chowdhury, R. H., Maung, M., 2014. Time-varying social mood and corporate investment distortion. International Journal of Behavioral Accounting and Finance, 4(2), 153-174.

Maung, M., 2014. Security issuances in hot and cold markets. Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies 17(3), 1-45.

Chowdhury, R. H., Maung, M., 2013. Corporate entrepreneurship and debt financing: Evidence from the GCC countries. International Journal of Managerial Finance 9, 294-313.

Chowdhury, R. H., Maung, M., 2012. Financial market development and the effectiveness of R&D investment: Evidence from developed and emerging countries. Research in International Business and Finance 26, 258– 272.

Research