John Minahan

Senior Lecturer, Finance

Biography | Selected Publications

Is Doing No Harm Enough?  On the Ethics of Pension Liability Valuation.  Working Paper, March 2013

Investment Belief Systems: a Cultural Perspective. Chapter 23 in Investment Management: Meeting the Noble Challenges of Funding Pensions, Deficits, and Growth. Edited by Ralph A. Rieves and Wayne H. Wagner. Wiley, 2009.

The Role of Investment Philosophy in Evaluating Investment Managers: a Consultant’s Perspective on Distinguishing Alpha from Noise. Journal of Investing, Summer 2006.


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General Expertise
Accounting standards; Action learning; Applied microeconomics; Asset management; Business ethics; Competitive strategy; Consulting; Consulting; Cross-cultural awareness; Cultural differences; Cultural differences; Decision analysis; Education; Ethics; Executive education; Family business; Hedge funds; Industrial economics; Industrial organization; Industrial organization; Investment analysis; Investment policy; Investment policy; Investment risk; Investment strategies; Leadership; Leadership; Liquidity; Managerial economics; Managerial economics; Organizational behavior; Organizational change; Organizational culture; Organizational learning; Organizational psychology; Organizational studies; Organizations; Pension funds; Pensions; Pensions; Portfolio choice; Portfolio design and management; Portfolio theory; Retirement finance; Retirement planning; Retirement planning; Risk management; Risk management; Social psychology; Valuation