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K. Ozgur Demirtas

K. Ozgur Demirtas

Adjunct Associate Professor of Finance

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West 4th Street, 9-150
New York, NY 10012
Phone number: (212) 998-0300
Personal Site:
Teaches Research Interests
  • Foundations of Finance

Academic Background
Ph.D., 2003, Finance, Boston College
B.S, 1998, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bogazici University

  • Presidential Excellence Award for Distinguished Teaching, Baruch College, 2007
  • Teaching Excellence, Baruch College, 2004 - 2011
  • Donald J. White Teaching Excellence Award, Boston College, 2002

  • "Bond versus Stock: Investors' Age and Risk Taking", (with Turan G. Bali, Haim Levy and Avner Wolf) Journal of Monetary Economics, September 2009
  • "Aggregate Earnings, Firm-Level Earnings and Expected Stock Returns", (with Turan G. Bali and Hassan Tehranian) Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, September 2008
  • "Is There an Intertemporal Relation Between Downside Risk and Expected Returns?", (with Turan G. Bali and Haim Levy) Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 2009
  • "Corporate Financing Activities and Contrarian Investment", (with Turan G. Bali and Armen Hovakimian) Review Finance, 2010
  • "Nonlinear Mean Reversion in Stock Prices", (with Turan G. Bali and Haim Levy) Journal of Banking and Finance, May 2008