- DMS 7107
- 613-562-5800 x 4435
- Corporate Finance
- Financial Markets
- International Finance
Professor Chkir has published two books as well as articles in such refereed journals and conference proceedings as the Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Journal of Financial Research, the annual Financial Management Association (FMA) conference, and the annual Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) conference.
His article entitled Stratégie de Diversification et Structure du Capital des Entreprises Multinationales was awarded the best student paper award at ASAC in Saskatoon in 1998.
Publications during the last 7 years
Adjaoud, F., Chkir, I. and Kooli, M. Finance d'entreprise: Évaluation et gestion. Montréal, QC, Canada: Chenelière McGraw-Hill, 2013.
Papers in Refereed Journals
Baker, H.K., Chkir, I.E., Saadi, S. and Zhong, L. 2017. What drives the high moments of hedge fund returns?. Applied Economics, 49(8): 738-755.
Chkir, I.E., Chourou, L., Rahman, A.H. and Saadi, S. 2015. Econometric Fragility of Market Anomalies: Evidence from "Day-of-the-Week Effect" in Currency Markets. Quarterly Journal of Finance and Accounting, 52(3 & 4): 75-118.
Chkir, I.E. and Lajili, K. 2012. BCE Inc. Privatization: Fact or Fiction?. International Research Journal of Applied Finance, 13 pages.
Chkir, I.E. and Saadi, S. 2011. Dividends and Corporate Governance: The Effect of Canadian Tax Reforms. Canadian Tax Journal, 59(3): 495-525.
Other Scholarly Contributions
(Case) Chkir, I.E. 2011. "La privatisation de Bell Canada". Cas de finance, Jeux du Commerce, Université d'Ottawa
Funded Research during the last 7 years
|2016-2018||CPA Canada||Board Gender Diversity and Innovation||R||F||PI||$ 5,000|
|2016-2017||Conference/Workshop on Campus Opportunity, UOttawa||Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance||S||I||Co-PI||$ 6,000|
|2016-2017||SMRF Knowledge Mobilization||Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance||S||I||Co-PI||$ 3,000|
|2016||CPA Canada||Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance||S||F||Co-PI||$ 3,000|
|2015-2017||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||The Effect of Target Firm Complexity on Mergers and Acquisitions||R||I||PI||$ 6,000|
|2015||SMRF Knowledge Mobilization||Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance||R||I||Co-PI||$ 3,000|
|2014-2016||SSHRC||Social Media, Investor Sentiment and Initial Public Offerings||R||C||Co-I||$ 74,718|
|2014-2015||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Impact of Media Coverage on Firms Risk-Taking Behaviour and Stock Return Volatility||R||I||Co-I||$ 6,000|
|2014-2015||RDP||Impact of Media Coverage on Firms Risk-Taking Behaviour and Stock Return Volatility||R||I||Co-I||$ 6,000|
|2014||UROP||Innovation et Connexion Politique (http://hdl.handle.net/10393/30858)||R||I||PI||$ 1,500|
|2013-2015||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Innovation et Connexion Politique des Entreprises||R||I||PI||$ 6,000|
|2013-2014||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF Leverage)||Social Media, Investor Sentiment and Initial Public Offerings||R||I||PI||$ 2,000|
|2009-2010||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Does Geographic Location Influences Stock Market Efficiencies||R||I||PI||$ 4,000|
*Purpose = C: Contract (R and D), E: Equipment Grant, R: Research Grant, S: Support Award, P: Pedagogical Grant, O: Other, U: Unknown
**Type= C: Granting Councils, G: Government, F: Foundations, I: UO Internal Funding, O: Other, U: Unknown
Role: PI = Principal Investigator, Co-I = Co-Investigator, Co-PI = Co-Principal Investigator