Uma V Sridharan

Uma V. Sridharan

Professor of Finance and International Business
Ph.D., The University of Iowa (1990)
M.A., The University of Iowa (1988)
M.B.A., Indian Institute of Management (1979)
B.A., Sambalpur University (1977)

Phone: (864) 388-8022
E-mail: usridharan@lander.edu


College: College of Business & Public Affairs
Department: School of Management


CLASSES TAUGHT
Course Num Course Title
BA-369 Contemp Issues in Finance
BA-390 International Business
FINA-151 Financial Wellness
FINA-301 Business Finance
FINA-309 Financial Decision Making
FINA-310 Investments
FINA-351 Personal Finance
FINA-352 Financial Rsrch and Analysis

ARTICLES - REFEREED
  • Market Value Implications of Business Communication in Review of Management Innovation and Creativity. (2013)
  • Risk Management, Law and Ethics: Merck in International Journal of the Academic Business World. (2010)
  • The Relationship Between Fixed Asset Liquidation Value & Market Capitalization in Journal of Business and Economic Research. (2009)
  • Budget Size and Risk Perception in Capital Budgeting Decisions of German Managers in International Review of Business Research Papers. (2008)
  • Implementation of Supply Chain Management and Its Impact on the Value of Firms in Supply Chain Management: An International Journal. (2005)
  • SAB 101, Revenue recognition & stock valuation: The case of Microstrategy, Inc. in Journal of Education for Business. (2003)
  • Financial Statement transparency and auditor responsibility: Enron and Andersen in International Journal of Auditing. (2002)
  • The Social Impact of Business Failure in Mid-American Journal of Business. (2002)
  • The Nasdaq Crash of 2000: the buildup and fall out in Palmetto Review. (2001)
  • The effects of organization stability and leadership on firm performance in Journal Of Managerial Issues. (1998)
  • Dual class plans and unequal voting rights: A managerial choice in Journal Of Managerial Issues. (1997)
  • CEO duality in the paper & forest products industry. in Journal Of Financial And Strategic Decision Making. (1997)
  • CEO Influence and Executive Compensation in Financial Review. (1996)
  • The Determinants of Hostile Takeover Mechanism: an Empirical Analysis of Tender offers and Proxy contests in Financial Management. (1995)

PROCEEDINGS - Refereed (Full Paper)
  • The Butterfly Effect in International Business in International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines. (2010)
  • Financial Evaluation of the SC Retirement System in SEINFORMS. (2010)
  • Risk, Moral Hazard and the Bailout of Bear Stearns in Southeast InFORMS. (2008)
  • Sub Prime Lending in Southeast InfORMS annual Conference. (2007)
PROCEEDINGS - Refereed (Abstract Only)
  • Foreign Capital Flow and the Indian Stock Market_ in Internationa Academy of Business and Public Disciplines. (2007)
  • The Impact of Legal and Marketing Strategy on Firm Value: Merck__ in International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines. (2007)
  • Black Monday in Indian Stock Markets in Southeast InfORMS. (2006)
  • Unsystematic Risk in the Pharmaceutical Industry in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2005)
  • Information Technology and Economic Performance in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2005)
  • A Study of Capital Budgeting Practices in Germany in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2004)
  • Impact of Technology on Outsourcing and Unemployment in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2004)
  • Effect of Varying Interpretations of Vendor Promotion Accounting Rules in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2004)
  • Corporate Governance in Health Care Organizations: HealthSouth, in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2003)
  • The Nature of Business Communication. Firm Value and Market Efficiency: Geron Corp in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2003)
  • Supply Chain Issues and Product Prices in a War Zone: Using the Wall Street Journal to Increase Student Understanding in South East Informs 39th edition. (2003)
  • The Wall Street Journal as a pedagogical tool to teach the impact of corporate culture, business policy and control systems on firm value: Oxford Health Plans, Inc in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2002)
  • Lessons in corporate governance: Enron in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2002)
  • Supply chain management: Implementation is key, in Decision Science Institute (DSI), Southeastern Regional Conference. (2002)
  • Revenue recognition issues put critical path on the critical list, in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2001)
  • What went wrong with revenue recognition strategy at MicroStrategy, Inc.? in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2001)
  • Amazing coincidences or a breach of business ethics? The revenue shortfall at Hifn, in Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. (2000)

PRESENTATIONS
  • Varying Impact of Fed Taper on Emerging Markets. Intellectbase International Consortium Academic Conference. Atlanta, United States of America. (October, 2014)
  • Corporate Responsibility and Leadership: The case of Buckyballs. Intellectbase International Consortium Academic Conference. Atlanta, United States of America. (October, 2013)
  • The Facebook Fumble: Analysis of an IPO. Intellectbase International Consortium Academic Conference. Atlanta, United States of America. (October, 2012)
  • Teaching Online Courses in Blackboard. Lander University Faculty Workshops. Greenwood, South Carolina. (August, 2012)
  • Risk Management and Controls in Global Financial Markets: the Case of MF Global. European DSI Conference June 2012. Istanbul, Turkey. (June, 2012)
  • Market value implications of business communication. Intellectbase International Consortium Academic Conference. Atlanta, Georgia. (2011)
  • The Finances of State Pension Plans. Academic Business World International Conference. Nashville, Tennessee. (2011)
  • Peace and the Financial Environment. International Peace Conference, Lander University. Greenwood, South Carolina. (2010)
  • The Butterfly Effect in International Business. International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines. Dallas, Texas. (2010)
  • Financial Evaluation of the SC Retirement System. SEINFORMS. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. (2010)
  • The Finance of Retirement Social Security and Bernie Madoff. International Academy of Business and Public Administration Discipline 2005. Dallas, Texas. (April, 2009)
  • Financial Literacy and Retirement Social Security. South East Informs. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. (2009)
  • Risk, Moral Hazard and the Bailout of Bear Stearns. Southeast InfORMS. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. (October, 2008)
  • The liquidity crisis of 2007. International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines. Orlando, Florida. (January, 2008)
  • Sub Prime Lending. Southeast InfORMS annual Conference. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. (October, 2007)
  • The Impact of Legal and Marketing Strategy on Firm Value: Merck__. International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines. Orlando, Florida. (January, 2007)
  • Foreign Capital Flow and the Indian Stock Market_. International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines. Orlando, Florida. (January, 2007)
  • Black Monday in Indian Stock Markets. Southeast InfORMS. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. (October, 2006)
  • _Value Relevance of Fixed Asset Liquidation Value. Financial Management Association European Conference. Stockholm, Sweden. (June, 2006)
  • Unsystematic Risk in the Pharmaceutical Industry. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. San Francisco, California. (November, 2005)
  • Information Technology and Economic Performance. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. San Francisco, California. (November, 2005)
  • A Global Analysis of Technology Adoption and Economic Performance. Financial Management Association European Conference. Siena, Italy. (June, 2005)
  • Impact of Technology on Outsourcing and Unemployment. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. Boston, Massachusetts. (November, 2004)
  • A Study of Capital Budgeting Practices in Germany. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. Boston, Massachusetts. (November, 2004)
  • Effects of Varying Interpretations of Effect of Varying Interpretations of Vendor Promotion Accounting Rules. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. Boston, Massachusetts. (November, 2004)
  • Why are American Business Students reluctant to Speak Spanish? ,. 57th Annual Kentucky Foreign Language Conference. Lexington, Kentucky. (April, 2004)
  • A Study of Capital Budgeting in Hospitals. Southern Finance Association Conference. Charleston, South Carolina. (December, 2003)
  • Impact of Accounting for Vendor Rebates on Firm Value,. Southern Finance Association Conference. Charleston, South Carolina. (December, 2003)
  • The Nature of Business Communication. Firm Value and Market Efficiency: Geron Corp. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. Washington, District of Columbia. (November, 2003)
  • Financial Management Practices at Hospitals in the Carolinas, Georgia & Florida,. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. washington, District of Columbia. (November, 2003)
  • Impact of an Epidemic on Global Economics and Supply Chain Management: SARS. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. washington, District of Columbia. (November, 2003)
  • Corporate Governance in Health Care Organizations: HealthSouth,. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. Washington, District of Columbia. (November, 2003)
  • Supply Chain Issues and Product Prices in a War Zone: Using the Wall Street Journal to Increase Student Understanding. Southeast InfORMS annual Conference. Myrltle Beach, South Carolina. (October, 2003)
  • The Wall Street Journal as a pedagogical tool to teach the impact of corporate culture, business policy and control systems on firm value: Oxford Health Plans, Inc. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. San Diego, California. (November, 2002)
  • Lessons in corporate governance: Enron,. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. San Diego, California. (November, 2002)
  • SAB 101, Revenue recognition and stock valuation: The case of MicroStrategy,. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting. San Antonio, Texas. (August, 2002)
  • Financial statement transparency and auditor responsibility,. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting. San Antonio, Texas. (August, 2002)
  • Supply chain management: Implementation is key,. Decision Science Institute (DSI), Southeastern Regional Conference. Hilton Head, South Carolina. (February, 2002)
  • What went wrong with revenue recognition strategy at MicroStrategy, Inc.?. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. San Diego, California. (November, 2001)
  • Revenue recognition issues put critical path on the critical list,. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. San Diego, California. (November, 2001)
  • Global competition, mergers, law, and ethics: The Qwest Communications, US West, Deustche Telekom Merger Negotiations. Financial Management Association European Conference. Paris, France. (June, 2001)
  • The NASDAQ Crash of 2000. Eastern Finance Association Conference. Charleston, South Carolina. (April, 2001)
  • Shareholder costs of asymmetric information about Hifn. Southern Finance Association Conference. Savannah, Georgia. (November, 2000)
  • Amazing coincidences or a breach of business ethics? The revenue shortfall at Hifn,. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. Orlando, Florida. (November, 2000)
  • Small investor risk in the stock market: Who knew what when about Hifn?. Financial Management Association National Conference. Seattle, Washington. (October, 2000)
  • Japanese investments in foreign real estate: A look back.. Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Annual Meeting. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. (September, 1999)
  • Corporate Layoffs and Firm Performance. Midwest Finance Association. Nashville, Tennessee. (1999)
  • Corporate Layoffs and Firm Performance. Southern Finance Association Conference. Baltimore, Maryland. (November, 1997)
  • Leadership Structure, Organizational Stability and Firm Value,. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. Orlando, Florida. (November, 1996)
  • CEO Duality in the Paper & Forest Products Industry. Decision Sciences Institute, National Conference. Orlando, Florida. (November, 1996)
  • Dual Class Plans and Unequal Voting Rights: What drives the choice?. Southern Finance Association Conference. Sarasota, Florida. (November, 1995)
  • CEO Influence and Executive Compensation,. Eastern Finance Association Conference. Boston, Massachusetts. (April, 1994)
  • The Determinants of Hostile Takeover Mechanism: an Empirical Analysis of Tender offers and Proxy contests. American Finance Association. New Orleans, Louisiana. (January, 1992)
  • The Determinants of Hostile Takeover Mechanism: an Empirical Analysis of Tender offers and Proxy contests. Association of Managerial Economists. New Orleans, Louisiana. (January, 1992)