Positions

Overview

  • Ryan Davis, Ph.D. is an Assistant Finance Professor at UAB’s Collat School of Business. He earned his Ph.D. in finance from the University of Mississippi in 2016. Dr. Davis's research interests are in the area of investments and market microstructure where he studies the trading activity of ETFs (exchange-traded funds) and OTC (over-the-counter) securities. Dr. Davis's research has been published in the Journal of Financial Economics, the Journal of Banking and Finance, Financial Management, Financial Analysts Journal, Financial Review, and the Journal of Financial Services Research. Dr. Davis teaches in the MBA and undergraduate finance program also serves as the Program Director in Finance. Dr. Davis was born and raised in Birmingham and enjoys family time, cooking, and cycling.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2020 The Dynamics of ETF FeesFinancial Analysts Journal.  76:11-18. 2020
    2019 ETF Competition and Market QualityFinancial Management2019
    2018 Short-Sale Restrictions and Price Clustering: Evidence from SEC Rule 201Journal of Financial Services Research.  54:345-367. 2018
    2018 Operating Performance and Aggressive Trade Credit PoliciesJournal of Banking and Finance2018
    2017 1-share orders and tradesJournal of Banking and Finance2017
    2014 Clustering of High Frequency and Non-High Frequency Trades 2014

    Teaching Activities

  • MBA629 - Treasury Management (Summer Term 2021) 2021
  • MBA629 - Treasury Management (Summer Term 2021) 2021
  • FN310 - Fund of Financial Management (Summer Term 2021) 2021
  • FN310 - Fund of Financial Management (Summer Term 2021) 2021
  • MBA622 - Portfolio Theory and Constr (Spring Term 2021) 2021
  • MBA622 - Portfolio Theory and Constr (Spring Term 2021) 2021
  • FN350 - Investments (Spring Term 2021) 2021
  • FN350 - Investments (Spring Term 2021) 2021
  • FN350 - Investments (Fall Term 2020) 2020
  • MBA629 - Treasury Management (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • MBA629 - Treasury Management (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • FN310 - Fund of Financial Management (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • FN310 - Fund of Financial Management (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • MBA622 - Portfolio Theory and Constr (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • MBA622 - Portfolio Theory and Constr (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • FN350 - Investments (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • FN350 - Investments (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • FN350 - Investments (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • FN310 - Fund of Financial Management (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • FN310 - Fund of Financial Management (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • FN358 - Green & Gold Financial Analyst (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • FN359 - Green & Gold Portfolio Mgt (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • MBA629 - Treasury Management (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • MBA629 - Treasury Management (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • FN330 - Quantitative FN Analysis (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • FN330 - Quantitative FN Analysis (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • FN358 - Green & Gold Financial Analyst (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • FN359 - Green & Gold Portfolio Mgt (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • FN499 - Directed Readings in Finance (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA659 - G&G Investment Portfolio Mgt (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • FN358 - Green & Gold Financial Analyst (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • FN359 - Green & Gold Portfolio Mgt (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA629 - Treasury Management (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • FN350 - Equity Portfolio Management (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • FN350 - Equity Portfolio Management (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • FN358 - Green & Gold Financial Analyst (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • FN359 - Green & Gold Portfolio Mgt (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • FN411 - Case Studies in Financial Mgt (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • FN411 - Case Studies in Financial Mgt (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • FN350 - Equity Portfolio Management (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • FN310 - Fund of Financial Management (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • MBA601 - Accounting / Finance for Mgrs (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • MA098 - Basic Algebra (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • MA102 - Intermediate Algebra (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • MA098 - Basic Algebra (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MA098 - Basic Algebra (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MA098 - Basic Algebra (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MA098L - Basic Algebra Lab (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MA098L - Basic Algebra Lab (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MA098L - Basic Algebra Lab (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MA105 - Pre-Calculus Algebra (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MA105L - Pre-Calculus Algebra Lab (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MA098 - Basic Algebra (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • MA098L - Basic Algebra Lab (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • MA102 - Intermediate Algebra (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • MA102 - Intermediate Algebra (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • MA102L - Intermediate Algebra Lab (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • MA102L - Intermediate Algebra Lab (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • MA126 - Calculus II (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Finance, University of Mississippi 2016
  • Master of Business Administration in Business Administration and Management, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2012
  • Master of Science in Mathematics, University of Mississippi 2004
  • Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, University of Mississippi 2003
  • Full Name

  • Ryan Davis