Amit Sinha

Department Chair & Associate Professor

Baker Hall 227A
(309) 677-3582
asinha@fsmail.bradley.edu

Ph.D., Finance, Kent State University
P.G.D.B.A., Finance, ICFAI Business School
CFA (icfai)

Teaching

  • FIN 220 Personal Finance
  • FIN 322 Business Finance
  • FIN 327 Derivative Securities
  • FIN 422 Financial Analysis
  • FIN 494 Financial Researches and Modeling
  • FIN 522 Introduction to Finance
  • FIN 627 Financial Risk Management
  • FIN 636 Fixed Income Securities
  • FIN 637 Advanced Derivative Securities

Scholarship

Selected Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles in the Last Five Years

Sinha, A. K., Sun, M. (2014). Periodically Collapsing Bubbles in Industries. Advances in Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management, 6, 61-84. 

Horvath, P. A., Sinha, A. K. (2013). Why the Existence of Hyperbolic Discounting is not Evidence of Investor Irrational Behavior. Quantitative Finance, 13(5), 665-670.

Peer Reviewed Proceedings and Presentations in the Last Five Years

Horvath, P. A., Scott, R., Sinha, A. K., Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, "Embedded Variables: An Explanation for Apparent Predictability in Random Series," Southern Finance Association, Key West, Florida. (November, 2014).

Horvath, P. A., Sinha, A. K., 2014 Eastern Finance Association Annual Meeting, "Asymmetric Valence of Within-Moment Preferences," Eastern Finance Association, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (April, 2014).

Horvath, P. A., Sinha, A. K., CBER Colloquium, "ASYMMETRIC REACTION IS RATIONAL BEHAVIOR", Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois. (March, 2014).

Horvath, P. A., Sinha, A. K., International Mathematical Finance Conference-2014, "Rational Investors and Asymmetry of Valence of Within-Moment Preferences," Bradley University, Coral Gables, Florida. (March, 2014).

Horvath, P. A., Sinha, A. K., Academy of Business Research Fall Conference, "Asymmetric Valence of Within-Moment Preferences", Academy of Business Research, Montego Bay, Jamaica. (November, 2013).

Gretz, R. T., Sinha, A. K., CBER Colloquium, "Point & Counterpoint: State Of The University Finances," Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois. (October, 2013).

Horvath, P. A., Sinha, A. K., CBER Colloquium, "Asymmetric Valence of Within-Moment Preferences," Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois. (March, 2013).

Service

  • Associate Editor, Journal of Financial and Economic Practice. (August 2008 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Journal Article, Review of Futures Markets
  • Reviewer, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper, Asia-Pacific Futures Research Symposium
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper, Asian Financial Management Association Meeting
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper, Eastern Finance Association Meeting
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper, Financial Management Association
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper, Mid-West Finance Association Meeting

Professional Memberships

  • Southern Financial Association