Laura Lindsey

Associate Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3906
Associate Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3906

Biography

Laura Lindsey is an associate professor of finance with the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. Her research interests include entrepreneurial finance, venture capital and private equity, financial contracting, governance, and boundaries of the firm. She joined ASU in 2003. In 2004, she received the Beyster Fellowship, a Barrett Honors College Honors Disciplinary Faculty research grant.            

 

Education

  • Ph.D. Stanford University 2004
  • M.A. Stanford University 1999
  • B.A. Stanford University 1993

Research Interests

Current Projects

  • Angels, Entrepreneurship, and Employment Dynamics: Evidence from Investor Accreditation Rules, with Luke Stein
  • Analysts and Corporate Liquidity Policy, with Tom Bates and Ching-Hung (Henry) Chang

Publications

Corporate and Public Sector Representative Publications

  • “Blockholder Heterogeneity, CEO Compensation, and Firm Performance,” with Christopher P. Clifford, 2016. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 51, 1491-1520.
  • “Resource Accumulation Through Economic Ties: Evidence from Venture Capital,” with Yael Hochberg and Mark Westerfield, 2015. Journal of Financial Economics 118, 245-267.
  • "Blurring Firm Boundaries: The Role of Venture Capital in Strategic Alliances," 2008. Journal of Finance, 63(3), 1137-1168.
  • "Building Relationships Early: Banks in Venture Capital," with Thomas Hellmann and Manju Puri, 2008. Review of Financial Studies, 21(2), 513-541.

Courses

Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ENT 305Princ of Entrepreneurship
FIN 455Entrepreneurial Finance
FIN 555Entrepreneurial Finance
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ENT 305Princ of Entrepreneurship
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
FIN 303Honors Finance
FIN 494Special Topics
FIN 555Entrepreneurial Finance
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
FIN 303Honors Finance
FIN 494Special Topics
FIN 555Entrepreneurial Finance
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
FIN 303Honors Finance
FIN 494Special Topics
FIN 555Entrepreneurial Finance
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
FIN 494Special Topics
FIN 594Conference and Workshop

Honors/Awards

  • Beyster Fellowship, Barrett Honors College Honors Disciplinary Faculty 
  • W.P. Carey School Research Support Grant, 2004
  • Financial Services Exchange Research Grant, 2003

Professional Associations

<ul> <li>Western Finance Association Program Committee 2008, 2010-present</li> <li>Financial Management Association Program Committee 2005, 2007, 2008</li> <li>Ad Hoc Referee:&nbsp;Journal of Finance,&nbsp;Journal of Financial Economics,&nbsp;Review of Financial Studies,&nbsp;Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis,&nbsp;Journal of Financial Intermediation</li> </ul>