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Gerry L. Suchanek

Gerry L. Suchanek Finance

Associate Professor

319-335-0952
gerry-suchanek@uiowa.edu
S278  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • MS in Mathematics, Northwestern University, 1977
  • PhD in Economics, Northwestern University, 1977

Expertise

  • Derivative security evaluation
  • Fianancial institution management and fixed income securities
  • Financial economic theory
  • Work in Progress: I am developing a short text for a 1-semester course in Fixed Income Securities that focuses on a basic introduction to types of fixed income securities (including derivatives), theories and models of interest rates, and their application for valuing alternative types of securities. One purpose is to provide a 1-semester focus on current valuation techniques, important institutional issues, and ability to value the array of complex derivatives being used today.

    Selected Publications

                Review and Editorial Work

                • Referee, Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, February 2009
                • Referee, National Science Foundation, November 2008
                • Referee, National Science Foundation, April 2007

                  Presentations

                  • Financial, Economic & Labor Impact of the House Cap & Trade Bill, DeWitt Noon Lions, DeWitt IA Noon Lions Club, DeWitt IA

                  Committees and Professional Service

                  • Business Library Committee, 2003-current