Judge James A. Elkins Professor of Finance

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Paul Povel

Paul Povel is a Finance Professor in the Department of Finance. Prior to this position, he was an Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management.

His research interests include corporate finance, in particular financial contracting theory and corporate restructuring (bankruptcy, mergers and acquisitions, etc.)

His publications have appeared in leading academic journals, including the Journal of Finance, the Review of Financial Studies, the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, the Review of Corporate Finance Studies, the Journal of Corporate Finance, the RAND Journal of Economics, the Journal of Law Economics & Organization, the International Journal of Industrial Organization, and the Journal of Accounting and Economics.

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Contact Information
Mail address:

334 Melcher Hall
C.T. Bauer College of Business
University of Houston
4250 Martin Luther King Blvd
Houston, TX 77204-6021

Office:  Melcher Hall 230G
Phone:  713-743-4759