Associate Professor of Finance
Palumbo Donahue School of Business
Pittsburgh, PA, 15282
Phone: 412.396.4735 Fax: 412.396.4764
Professor Philip Baird is an Associate Professor Finance. He earned his Ph.D. and MBA degrees in Finance from the University of Tennessee. His research has been published in scholarly journals including the Quarterly Journal of Finance and Accounting, Journal of Financial Education, Journal of Business Ethics, Managerial Finance and Managerial and Decision Economics. Currently his research interests are in the area of equity valuation.
Professor Baird has twice been awarded the Kurt Rethwisch Outstanding Teacher Award (2001, 2007), and he has received the Outstanding Educator Award from the Donahue Business Society (2010). He teaches both graduate and undergraduate courses, including Security Analysis, Fund Management and Financial Management.
Baird, P. (2015). The Value Line Timeliness Ranking and the Equivalence of Analyst Forecasts and Market Expectations. Quarterly journal of finance and accounting, 53 (1&2), 43-74.
Baird, P. L. (2013). Teaching Equity Valuation with the Value Line Investment Survey: a Template. Journal of Financial Education, 39 (3/4), 92-120.
Baird, P. L., Geylani, P. C., & Roberts, J. A. (2012). Corporate Social and Financial Performance Re-Examined: Industry Effects in a Linear Mixed Model Analysis. Journal of Business Ethics, 109 (3), 367-388, doi: 10.1007/s10551-011-1135-z.
Baird, P., Geylani, P. C. , & Roberts, J. A. (2010). Corporate Social Responsibility and Shareholder Wealth. Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability, Harvard Business School, Second Annual Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.