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Zoran  Ivkovich

Zoran Ivkovich

MSUFCU Endowed Chair in Financial Institutions and Investments, Professor
Department: Finance

Office: 341 Eppley Center

Telephone: (517) 353-4593


Professional Asset Management, Information Asymmetry, Individual Investor Behavior

  • Best Paper Award: “Capital Gains Lock-In and Governance Choices” (with S. Dimmock, W. Gerken, and S. Weisbenner). Melbourne, Australia, Finance Down Under Conference, March 2014.
  • The Talk of the Town Award: “What a Difference a Ph.D. Makes: More than Three Little Letters” (with R. Chaudhuri, J. Pollet, and C. Trzcinka). Melbourne, Australia, Finance Down Under Conference, March 2013.


  • R. Chaudhuri, Z. Ivkovic, and C. Trzcinka, 2018, Strategic Performance Allocation in Institutional Asset Management Firms. Review of Financial Studies 31(2), 638–677.
  • S. Dimmock, W. Gerken, Z. Ivkovic, and S. Weisbenner, 2018, Capital Gains Lock-In and Governance Choices. Journal of Financial Economics 127(1), 113-135.
  • J. Brown, Z. Ivkovic, and S. Weisbenner, 2015, Empirical Determinants of Intertemporal Choice. Journal of Financial Economics 116(3), 473-486.
  • B. Becker, Z. Ivkovic, and S. Weisbenner, 2011, Local Dividend Clienteles. Journal of Finance LXVI (2), 655-683.
  • Z. Ivkovic and S. Weisbenner, 2009, Individual Investor Mutual Fund Flows. Journal of Financial Economics 92 (2), 223-237.
  • J. Brown, Z. Ivkovic, P. Smith, and S. Weisbenner, 2008, Neighbors Matter:  Causal Community Effects and Stock Market Participation. Journal of Finance LXIII (3), 1509-1531.
  • Z. Ivkovic, C. Sialm, and S. Weisbenner, 2008, Portfolio Concentration and the Performance of Individual Investors. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 43 (3), 613-656.
  • Z. Ivkovic and S. Weisbenner, 2007, Information Diffusion Effects in Individual Investors’ Common Stock Purchases: Covet Thy Neighbors’ Investment Choices. Review of Financial Studies 20 (4), 1327-1357.
  • Z. Ivkovic, J. Poterba, and S. Weisbenner, 2005, Tax-Motivated Trading by Individual Investors. American Economic Review 95 (5), 1605-1630.
  • Z. Ivkovic and S. Weisbenner, 2005, Local Does as Local Is: Information Content of the Geography of Individual Investors’ Common Stock Investments. Journal of Finance LX (1), 267-306.
  • Z. Ivkovic and N. Jegadeesh, 2004, The Timing and Value of Forecast and Recommendation Revisions. Journal of Financial Economics 73 (3), 433-463.
  • W. Goetzmann, Z. Ivkovic, and G. Rouwenhorst, 2001, Day Trading International Mutual Funds: Evidence and Policy Solutions. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 36 (3), 287-309.
  • W. Goetzmann, J. Ingersoll, and Z. Ivkovic, 2000, Monthly Measurement of Daily Timers. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 35 (3), 257-290.
  • FI 850: Investments
  • FI 851: Investments
  • FI 321: Theory of Investments
  • FI 891: Topics in Finance

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