Carson College of Business Faculty Directory

Carson College Directory

Douglas Fairhurst

Assistant Professor
Finance and Management Science

Contact

Phone: (509) 335-7200
Office: TODD 486

Education

  • PhD (The University of Arizona)
  • MBA (Brigham Young University)
  • BS (Utah Valley University)

Douglas Fairhurst

Dr. Fairhurst is an assistant professor in the Department of Finance and Management Science, where he teaches introductory and advanced financial management. He received a PhD in Finance from the University of Arizona, an MBA with a Finance emphasis from Brigham Young University, and a B.S. in Accounting from Utah Valley University. Dr. Fairhurst’s research focuses on factors impacting managerial decision making related to corporate financing and real investment decisions. His recent work is published in Financial Management, the Journal of Corporate Finance, and the Pacific Basin Finance Journal. Dr. Fairhurst also has industry experience as a financial analyst, a tax auditor, and a trust accountant.

Research Interests

cash holdings
corporate investment
financial constraints
liquidity management
mergers and acquisitions

Teaching Interests

finance

Presentations

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