Associate Professor of Finance Christina Atanasova joined the Beedie School of Business in 2007. Christina holds a PhD in Finance from Leeds University Business School. Her research interests include empirical corporate finance, corporate governance, capital structure, corporate risk management, and pension economics and finance.
Specialization and Research Interests
Empirical corporate finance, corporate governance, capital structure, corporate risk management, and pension economics and finance.
Articles and Reports
Christina Atanasova; Evan Gatev
Pension plan risk-taking: Does it matter if the sponsor is publicly-traded?
2013 | Journal of Pension Economics and Finance. 12(2): 218-249
How do firms choose between intermediary and supplier finance?
2012 | Financial Management. 41(1): 207-228
Christina Atanasova; Karel Hrazdil
Why do healthy firms freeze their defined benefit pension plans?
2010 | Global Finance Journal. 21(3): 293-303
Christina Atanasova; Robert S. Hudson
Technical trading rules and calendar anomalies: Are they the same phenomenon?
2010 | Economics Letters. 106(2): 128-130
Robert S. Hudson; Christina Atanasova
Equity returns at the turn of the month - further confirmation and insights
2009 | Financial Analysts Journal. 65(4): 14-16
Christina Atanasova; Jianhua Gang
The decline in the volatility of the business cycles in the UK
2008 | Manchester School. 76(1): 14-36
Access to institutional finance and the use of trade credit