Jide Wintoki

Area Director - Analytics, Information, and Operations Management, Professor and Koch Foundation Fellow
Primary office:
Capitol Federal Hall
Room 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. (in press). Partisan Bias in Fund Portfolios. Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis, forthcoming. https://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2933270

Wintoki, M. B., & Xi, Y. (2019). Friendly Directors and the Cost of Regulatory Compliance. 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. Management Science, 64(7), 3241–3268. dx.doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2017.2776

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. Management Science, 63(6), 1993–2015. dx.doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2015.2418

Miletkov, M. Poulsen, A. & Wintoki, M. B. (2017). Foreign Independent Directors and the Quality of Legal Institutions. Journal of International Business Studies, 48(2), 267–292. dx.doi.org/10.1057/s41267-016-0033-0

Akbas, F. Meschke, F. & Wintoki, M. B. (2016). Director Networks and Informed Traders. Journal of Accounting & Economics, 62, 1–23. 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 of Corporate Finance, 41, 280–303. 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. Financial Review, 50, 393–434. 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 of Corporate Finance, 29, 143–157. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2014.06.005

Joseph, K. & Wintoki, M. B. (2013). Advertising Investments, Information Asymmetry and Insider Gains. Journal of Empirical Finance, 22, 1–15. 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. International Journal of Research in Marketing, 30, 168–178. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijresmar.2012.09.003

Beracha, E. & Wintoki, M. B. (2013). Forecasting Residential Real Estate Price Changes from Online Search Activity. Journal of Real Estate Research, 35, 283–312. aresjournals.org/doi/abs/10.5555/rees.35.3.c0ru080q45n34064

Cicero, D. Wintoki, M. B., & Yang, T. (2013). How Do Public Companies Adjust Their Board Structures? Journal of Corporate Finance, 23, 108–127. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2013.08.001

Wintoki, M. B., Linck, J. S., & Netter, J. M. (2012). Endogeneity and the Dynamics of Internal Corporate Governance. Journal of Financial Economics, 105(3), 581–606. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfineco.2012.03.005

Miletkov, M. & Wintoki, M. B. (2012). Financial Development and the Evolution of Property Rights and Legal Institutions. Emerging Markets Review, 13(4), 650–673. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ememar.2012.09.005

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 of Corporate Finance, 18(3), 496–518. 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. International Journal of Forecasting, 27(4), 1116–1127. 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. Review of Financial Studies, 24(7), 2316-2357. 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 of Corporate Finance, 13(2-3), 229–250. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2007.03.001

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