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Professor and Chester A. Phillips Professor of Business Finance and Real Estate

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Positions

  • Professor of Finance

    Tippie College of Business

  • Professor of Economics

    Tippie College of Business

  • Visiting Professor of Finance

    Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

Education

  • PhD in Finance and Real Estate, University of Wisconsin, 1980
  • MBA in Finance and Real Estate, University of Wisconsin, 1976
  • BS in Economics, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 1973

Areas of Interest

  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Mortgage Choice and Mortgage Pricing
  • Real Estate Finance and Investments
  • Real Estate Investment Trust (REITs)
  • Structured Finance/Asset-backed securitization

Selected Awards & Honors

  • Regents Award for Faculty Excellence, University of Iowa, 2006
  • Dean's Teaching Award, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, 2006
  • Editor of Special Issue of Journal of Real Estate Research, The American Real Estate Society, 1998
  • Outstanding Contribution as Co-Editor, American Real Estate Society, 1996
  • Homer Hoyt Post Doctoral Award, Weimer School for Advanced Studies in Real Estate, 1989
  • Old Gold Fellowship, University of Iowa, 1987
  • Louisiana State Research Grant, Louisiana State University, 1986
  • Old Gold Fellowship, University of Iowa, 1983
  • Old Gold Fellowship, University of Iowa, 1982

Selected Publications

Selected Presentations

  • Sa-Aadu, J. (2014, October) Paper presented at National Taiwan Univesity.
  • Sa-Aadu, J. (2013, January) REIT Stock Volatility during the Financial Crisis. Paper presented at Allied Social Sciences Association (ASSA)/American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA), January 2013, San Diego, San Diego, California.
  • Sa-Aadu, J. (2012, July) The Future of Global Real Estate Investments in the Next decade. Lecture presented at National Chenghu University Real Estate Conference, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Sa-Aadu, J. (2011, July) Explaining REIT Stock Price Volatility. Paper presented at Asian Real Estate Society and American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association Joint International Conference, Jeju, South Korea, July 2011, Jeju, South Korea.

Editorial & Review Activities

  • Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Review Panels.
  • Real Estate Economics, Referee.
  • Journal of Housing Studies, Editorial Board Member, January 2017 - July 2017.
  • Journal of Housing Research, Editorial Board Member, January 2005 - July 2005.
  • Real Estate Economics, Editorial Board Member, January 2002 - July 2002.