Jide Wintoki

Interim Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, Area Director - Analytics, Information, and Operations Management, Capitol Federal Professor
Primary office:
Capitol Federal Hall, 3113
University of Kansas


Academic Area


Joined the University of Kansas in 2008


  • Ph.D. in Finance, Terry College of Business, University of Georgia
  • B.S., University of Lagos

Teaching Interests

  • Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Finance
  • Business Finance
  • Business Investment
  • Valuation

Research Interests

  • Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • International Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Marketing and Finance

Selected Publications

Wintoki, M. B., & Xi, Y. (2019). Friendly Directors and the Cost of Regulatory Compliance [Journal Articles]. Journal of Corporate Finance, 58, 112–141. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2019.04.011
Jiang, C., Kubick, T., Miletkov, M., & Wintoki, M. B. (2018). Offshore Expertise for Onshore Companies: Director Connections to Island Tax Havens and Corporate Tax Policy [Journal Articles]. Management Science, 64(7), 3241–3268. http://dx.doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2017.2776
Miletkov, M., Poulsen, A., & Wintoki, M. B. (2017). Foreign Independent Directors and the Quality of Legal Institutions [Journal Articles]. Journal of International Business Studies, 48(2), 267–292. http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/s41267-016-0033-0
Bansal, N., Joseph, K., Ma, M., & Wintoki, M. B. (2017). Do CMO Incentives Matter? An Empirical Investigation of CMO Compensation and Its Impact on Firm Performance [Journal Articles]. Management Science, 63(6), 1993–2015. http://dx.doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2015.2418
Akbas, F., Meschke, F., & Wintoki, M. B. (2016). Director Networks and Informed Traders [Journal Articles]. Journal of Accounting & Economics, 62, 1–23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacceco.2016.03.003
He, Z., & Wintoki, M. B. (2016). The Cost of Innovation: R&D and High Cash Holdings in U.S. Firms [Journal Articles]. Journal of Corporate Finance, 41, 280–303. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2016.10.006
Hansen, B., Miletkov, M., & Wintoki, M. B. (2015). Investor Protection and the Role of Firm-Level Financial Transparency in Attracting Foreign Investment [Journal Articles]. Financial Review, 50, 393–434. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/fire.12072
Miletkov, M., Poulsen, A., & Wintoki, M. B. (2014). The Role of Corporate Board Structure in Attracting Foreign Investors [Journal Articles]. Journal of Corporate Finance, 29, 143–157. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2014.06.005
Cicero, D., Wintoki, M. B., & Yang, T. (2013). How Do Public Companies Adjust Their Board Structures? [Journal Articles]. Journal of Corporate Finance, 23, 108–127. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2013.08.001
Beracha, E., & Wintoki, M. B. (2013). Forecasting Residential Real Estate Price Changes from Online Search Activity [Journal Articles]. Journal of Real Estate Research, 35, 283–312. http://aresjournals.org/doi/abs/10.5555/rees.35.3.c0ru080q45n34064
Joseph, K., & Wintoki, M. B. (2013). Advertising Investments, Information Asymmetry and Insider Gains [Journal Articles]. Journal of Empirical Finance, 22, 1–15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jempfin.2013.02.004
Ivanov, V., Joseph, K., & Wintoki, M. B. (2013). Disentangling the Market Value of Customer Satisfaction:  Evidence from Market-Reaction to the Unanticipated Component of ACSI Announcements [Journal Articles]. International Journal of Research in Marketing, 30, 168–178. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijresmar.2012.09.003
Miletkov, M., & Wintoki, M. B. (2012). Financial Development and the Evolution of Property Rights and Legal Institutions [Journal Articles]. Emerging Markets Review, 13(4), 650–673. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ememar.2012.09.005
Wintoki, M. B., Linck, J. S., & Netter, J. M. (2012). Endogeneity and the Dynamics of Internal Corporate Governance [Journal Articles]. Journal of Financial Economics, 105(3), 581–606. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfineco.2012.03.005
Hirschey, M., Skiba, H., & Wintoki, M. B. (2012). The Size, Concentration and Evolution of Corporate R&D Spending in U.S. Firms from 1976 to 2010: Evidence and Implications [Journal Articles]. Journal of Corporate Finance, 18(3), 496–518. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2012.02.002
Joseph, K., Wintoki, M. B., & Zhang, Z. (2011). Forecasting Abnormal Stock Returns and Trading Volume Using Investor Sentiment:  Evidence from Online Search [Journal Articles]. International Journal of Forecasting, 27(4), 1116–1127. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijforecast.2010.11.001
Netter, J., Stegemoller, M., & Wintoki, M. B. (2011). Implications of Data Screens on Merger and Acquisition Analysis:  A Large Sample Study of Mergers and Acquisitions from 1992-2009 [Journal Articles]. Review of Financial Studies, 24(7), 2316–2357. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/rfs/hhr010
Wintoki, M. B. (2007). Corporate Boards and Regulation:  The Effect of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the Exchange Listing Requirements on Firm Value [Journal Articles]. Journal of Corporate Finance, 13(2–3), 229–250. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2007.03.001
Wintoki, M. B., & Xi, Y. (accepted/in press). Partisan Bias in Fund Portfolios [Journal Articles]. Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis, forthcoming. https://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2933270

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