Laura Lindsey

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

Biography

Education
Ph.D., Stanford University, 2004; M.A., Stanford University, 1999; B.A., Stanford University, 1993

Research Interests
Venture Capital and Private Equity, Governance, Empirical Corporate Finance

Current Projects
"Contracting Frictions and Cross-Border Capital Flows: Evidence from Venture Capital," with Ana Balcarcel and Michael Hertzel

"Blockholder Compensation, Activism, and Efficacy," with Christopher Clifford

"Economic Ties: Evidence from Venture Capital Networks," with Yael Hochberg and Mark Westerfield

 Academic Positions
Arizona State University: 2003-present

Career and Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Beyster Fellowship, Barrett Honors College Honors Disciplinary Faculty, W.P. Carey School Research Support Grant, 2004, Financial Services Exchange Research Grant, 2003

Professional Leadership and Service
Western Finance Association Program Committee 2008,2010;  Financial Management Association Program Committee 2005, 2007, 2008; Ad Hoc Referee: Journal of FinanceJournal of Financial EconomicsReview of Financial StudiesJournal of Financial and Quantitative AnalysisJournal of Financial Intermediation

Corporate and Public Sector Leadership
NBER Entrepreneurship Working Group
 
Representative Publications

Incentives, Targeting and Firm Performance: An Analysis of Non-Executive Stock Options, with Yael Hochberg. 2010. Review of Financial Studies, 23(11), 4148-4186.

"Getting Out Early: An Analysis of Market Making Activity at the Recommending Analyst's Firm," with Jennifer Juergens. 2009. Journal of Finance, 64(5), 2327-2359.

"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 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
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
FIN 361Advanced Managerial Finance
FIN 494Special Topics
FIN 594Conference and Workshop