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Arvi, Leonard

Faculty, Economics and Finance
Perdue Hall (PH) 208
410-677-6573 or ext 76573
lxarvisalisburyedu
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Education:
M.S., Ph.D. (Finance), Florida International University, Miami
M.S. (Computer Science), Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
B.S. (Chemistry), St. Joseph's College, India

Interests:
Finance Education, Behavioral Finance, Corporate Finance, Sustainable Real Estate, Technology in Finance

Website:
http://faculty.salisbury.edu/~lxarvi


Courses  []

2014 Spring

  • FINA 442-610 FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES
    Advanced study of security markets and investment alternatives. Topics include options, futures, advanced security analysis, portfolio theory, portfolio management and international dimensions of investing. Prerequisite: C or better in FINA 441. Three hours per week.
  • FINA 442-611 FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES
    Advanced study of security markets and investment alternatives. Topics include options, futures, advanced security analysis, portfolio theory, portfolio management and international dimensions of investing. Prerequisite: C or better in FINA 441. Three hours per week.
  • FINA 626-610 CORPORATE FINANCIAL MGMT
    A review of financial theory and techniques. Topics include capital acquisition, risk analysis, use of the capital asset pricing model, advanced capital budgeting and multinational corporate finance. Ethical concepts are covered where relevant. Prerequisites: Admission to the MBA program; completion of IVY software finance assessment and FINA 311 (or its equivalent) foundation course with a grade of C or better; ACCT 666 and ECON 601. Six hours per week for half a semester.

2014 Fall

  • FINA 311-001 FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
    Addresses fundamental concepts in financial management such as security markets, interest rates, taxes, risk analysis, time value of money, valuation models and related global issues. Explains how financial managers help maximize the value of a firm by making capital budgeting, cost of capital and capital structure decisions. Prerequisites: Majors: admission to the professional program, ECON 211, ECON 212. Minors or others: junior status, ACCT 201, MATH 155, ECON 150 or ECON 211. Three hours per week.
  • FINA 311-002 FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
    Addresses fundamental concepts in financial management such as security markets, interest rates, taxes, risk analysis, time value of money, valuation models and related global issues. Explains how financial managers help maximize the value of a firm by making capital budgeting, cost of capital and capital structure decisions. Prerequisites: Majors: admission to the professional program, ECON 211, ECON 212. Minors or others: junior status, ACCT 201, MATH 155, ECON 150 or ECON 211. Three hours per week.
  • FINA 443-611 ESSENTIALS OF REAL ESTATE
    Analysis of the structure of real estate markets. Study of principles of mortgage lending, property appraisal and real estate investments. Prerequisite: B or better in FINA 311. Three hours per week.

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Awards, Scholarship & Creative Works:  []

Article(s)

Arvi, L., Jha, A. & Shankar, S. 
(2014). 
Access to bank loans while in bankruptcy: The role of single vs. multiple banking relations. 
Managerial Finance, 
Arvi, L., Shankar, S. & Jha, A. 
(2014). 
Rate of Return & Information Asymmetry Around Multiple Restatement Firms. 
The Journal of Intenational Finance & Economics, 
Khazeh, K., Arvi, L. & Winder, R. 
(2014). 
A Comparison of Value-at-Risk Approaches for Multi-national Enterprises. 
International Review of Business Research Papers, 
Shankar, S., Arvi, L, & Jha, A. 
(2014). 
Rate of return and information asymmetry around multiple restatement firms.  
The Journal of International Finance & Economics, 
Arunachalam, A. & Dandapani, K. 
(2011). 
The Impact of Discount Brokerage Fees on Online Stock Trading: A Study of the Stock Market in Thailand. 
The International Journal of Finance, 
23(2), 
Arunachalam, A., Lawrence, E. R. & Prakash, A. J. 
(2009). 
Investor sentiment & perceived prices of stocks. 
The International Journal of Finance, 
21(3), 
Arunachalam, A., Lawrence, E. & Prakish, A. 
(2008). 
Managerial sentiment & project selection. 
Journal of Emerging Financial Markets, 
1(1), 
31-49. 
Arunachalam, A. 
(2007). 
Time value of money: The case of arithmetic & geometric growth in cash flows & their applications. 
Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Operations & Quantitative Management, 

Awards(s)

Leonard Arvi (2013). Faculty Teaching Award - Executive Advisory Council, Franklin P. Perdue School of Business.

Presentations

Arvi, L. (2013). Rate of return & information asymmetry around multiple restatement firms. Presented at Western Hemispheric Trade Conference, Laredo, TX.
Arvi, L. (2013). Teaching Financial Derivatives using real market data: Interactive Brokers. Presented at Salisbury University 3rd Annual Teaching & Learning Conference, Salisbury, MD.
Khazeh, K., Arvi, L., & Winder, R. (2013). A Comparison of Value-At-Risk Approaches for Multinational Enterprises. Presented at 21st International Business Research Conference , Toronto, Canada.
Arvi, L. (2012). Experiential Learning: Investments. Presented at Salisbury University 2nd Annual Teaching & Learning Conference, Salisbury, MD.
Arvi, L. (2012). Panelist, Integrating McGraw-Hill’s Connect with Blackboard. Presented at Salisbury University 2nd Annual Teaching & Learning Conference, Salisbury, MD.
Arvi, L. (2012). Experiential Learning: Sustainable realestate projects by students. Presented at Salisbury University 2nd Annual Teaching & Learning Conference, Salisbury, MD.
Arvi, L. (2012). Management education in U.S: Lessons for Indian business schools. Presented at Jamal Institute of Management, Jamal Mohammed College, Trichy.
Arvi, L. (2012). Business education in the U.S. Presented at Joseph Institute of Management, St. Joseph's College, Trichy.
Arvi, L. (2012). All About Finance, Admitted Students Day. Presented at Perdue School of Business, Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD.
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Arunachalam, A. (2010). Dubai debt crisis. Presented at Dept. of Commerce, St. Joseph's College, India, Tiruchirapalli, India.
Arunachalam, A. (2010). Investor sentiment & the perceived price of stocks. Presented at the 4th National Conference on Indian Capital Market: Emerging Issues. Presented at National Conference on Indian Capital Market: Emerging Issues, New Delhi, India.
Arunachalam, A. (2010). What went wrong with Starbucks? Financial analysis & business evalulation: Case study.  Discussant at the 2010 Annual Meeting. Presented at Southwestern Finance Association, Dallas, TX.
Arunachalam, A. (2010). Financial crisis & aftermath: Future of US dollar. Presented at Rotary Club of Tiruchirapalli Rockcity, India, Tiruchirapalli, India.
Arunachalam, A. & Dandapani, K. (2010). Impact on discount brokerage fees on online trading: Case of Thai stock market. Presented at Global Finance Conference, Poland.
Arunachalam, A. & Dandapani, K. (2010). Impact on discount brokerage fees on online trading: Case of Thai stock market. Presented at Global Finance Conference, Poland.
Arunachalam, A. & Whitworth, J. (Co-Chairs). (2010). Technology in financial education: A teaching workshop. Presented at the 2010 Annual Meeting. Presented at Southwestern Finance Association, Dallas, TX.
Arunachalam, A. (Chairperson) (2010). Behavior & Asset Prices. Presented at the Financial Management Association Annual Meeting 2010. Presented at Financial Management Association, New York City.
Arunachalam, A. (Discussant) (2010). Chasing Trends in  US Housing Market. Presented at the Financial Management Association Annual Meeting 2010. Presented at Financial Management Association, New York City.
Arunachalam, A. (Discussant) (2010). Why Do Financial Strength Measures Forecast Future Stock Returns? Evidence from Subsequent Demand by Institutional Investors. Presented at the Financial Management Association Annual Meeting 2010. Presented at Financial Management Association, New York City.
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Shakur, A., Shetty, S. & Arunachalam, A. (2010). Woefully imperfect market puzzle. Presented at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Southwestern Finance Association. Presented at Southwestern Finance Association, Dallas, TX.
Arunachalam, A. (2009). Globalization: The ethos of 21st century America & its influence on law, economy & integrated communities. Presented at University of Maryland Eastern Shore Business Colloquium, Princess Anne, MD.
Arunachalam, A. (2009). Managerial sentiment & firm value. Presented at the 2009 Annual Meeting. Presented at Southwestern Finance Association, Oklahoma City, OK.
Arunachalam, A. (Discussant) (2009). Herding on the minimum: Strategic quote behaviour in the LIBOR fixing. Presented at the 2009 annual meeting. Presented at Southwestern Finance Association, Oklahoma City, OK.
Arunachalam, A. (Discussant). (2009). Sticky mortgage rates during the decade 1994-2004. Presented at the 2009 annual meeting. Presented at Southwestern Finance Association, Oklahoma City, OK.
Arunachalam, A., Lawrence, E. R. & Prakash, A. J. (2009). Investor sentiment & stock trading strategy. Presented at the 2009 annual meeting. Presented at Southwestern Finance Association, Oklahoma City, OK.
Arunachalam, A., Lawrence, E. R. & Prakash, A. J. (2009). Investor sentiment & stock trading strategy. Presented at the 2009 annual meeting. Presented at Eastern Finance Association, Washington, D. C..
Arunachalam, A., Lawrence, E. R. & Prakash, A. J. (2008). Investor sentiment & under-pricing/over-pricing of stocks. Presented at the 35th annual meeting. Presented at Academy of Economics & Finance, Nashville, TN.
Arunachalam, A., Lawrence, E. R. & Prakash, A. J. (2008). Managerial sentiment & project selection. Presented at the 2008 annual meeting. Presented at Midwest Finance Association, San Antonio, TX.

Other

Arunachalam, A., External Examiner, Ph.D. dissertation, C. Mahimai Arul. (2010). A study on the effectiveness of advertisement in the ethical perspective, among the youth in Tiruchirappalli corporation.. Presented at Bharathidason University, India.
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