E. Han Kim

E. Han Kim

  • Everett E. Berg Professor of Business Administration
  • Director, Mitsui Life Financial Research Center and East Asia Management Development Center
  • Professor of Finance and International Business
Education
  • PhD State University of New York At Buffalo 1975
  • MBA Cornell University 1971
  • BS University of Rochester 1969

Contact Information

Phone
(734) 764-2282
Email
Room
R4396
Research

E. Han Kim is the Everett E. Berg Professor of Business Administration and Professor of Finance at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. 

His current research activity is concentrated on labor issues related to finance and corporate governance. He is one of the most frequently cited contributors to the field of financial economics, has published over 70 scholarly works, and has served on editorial boards of numerous academic journals, including associate editor of The Journal of Finance.

Dr. Kim also has participated in various consulting projects with private and public institutions. One of his most memorable experiences occurred in January, 1998, when Korea was in the midst of the financial crisis. He served as the advisor to the Korean government’s team to renegotiate its foreign debt obligations with international bankers. Kim has served on a number of boards of directors, starting with Mutual Savings Bank in Michigan (89-90), Hana Bank (01-03), Korea Investment Company (05-07), POSCO (03-08),  KT (Korea Telecom) (09-14) as non-executive chair, Korea Equity Fund (10-17), and Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund (10-present).

 

 

Does Independent Directors’ CEO Experience Matter?

Authors
Shinwoo Kang, E. Han Kim, and Yao Lu
Published Date
2018

Source

Review of Finance
Volume: 
22
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
905-949

Executive Suite Independence: Is It Related to Board Independence?

Authors
E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
Published Date
2018

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
64
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
1015-1033

Labor Representation in Governance as an Insurance Mechanism

Authors
E. Han Kim, Ernst Maug, Christoph Schneider
Published Date
07/01/2018

Source

Review of Finance
Volume: 
22
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
1251-1289
Authors
Vic Khanna, E. Han Kim, and Yao Lu
Published Date
2015

Source

Journal of Finance
Volume: 
70
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
1203-1252
Authors
E. Han Kim and Paige Ouimet
Published Date
06/2014

Source

Journal of Finance
Volume: 
69
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
1273-1321
Authors
E. Han Kim and Amiyatosh Purnanandam
Published Date
2014

Source

Review of Finance
Volume: 
18
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
1023-1057
Authors
E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
Published Date
9/2013

Source

Journal of Corporate Finance
Volume: 
22
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
236-253

CEO Ownership, External Governance, and Risk-taking

Authors
E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
Published Date
2011

Source

Journal of Financial Economics
Volume: 
102
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
272-292

Is Chief Executive Officer Power Bad? (Lead Article)

Authors
E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
Published Date
2011

Source

Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies
Volume: 
40
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
495-516

Are Elite Universities Losing their Competitive Edge? (Lead article)

Authors
E. Han Kim, A. Morse, and L. Zingales
Published Date
2009

Source

Journal of Financial Economics
Volume: 
93
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
353-381

Corporate Governance and Labor Relations

Authors
E. Han Kim
Published Date
2009

Source

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance
Volume: 
21
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
57-66

Labor and Corporate Governance: International Evidence from Restructuring Decisions

Authors
J. Atanassov and E. Han Kim
Published Date
2009

Source

Journal of Finance
Volume: 
64
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
341-374

Universities as Firms: the Case of US Overseas Programs

Authors
E. Han Kim and Min Zhu
Published Date
2011

Source

University of Chicago Press
Pages: 
163-204
American Universities in a Global Market
NBER publication

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