Ameeta Jaiswal-Dale

Associate Professor, Finance

a9jaiswal@stthomas.edu

(651) 962-4267

Minneapolis Campus
1000 LaSalle Ave
Terrence Murphy Hall 443C
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Ph.D., Science Economie, Universit¿ de Rennes - Gestion des Enterprises
Other, Ma¿trise en Econom¿trie, Universit¿ de Rennes
D.E.A., , Universit¿ de Rennes - Dipl"me des Etudes Approfondies
B.A., Economics, Political Science & Public Administration,, St. Francis College
M.A., Economics, Osmania University

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Ameeta Jaiswal-Dale joined the University of St. Thomas in 1990. In the undergraduate and graduate business programs, she teaches courses in the derivative markets, currency and treasury risk management, international corporate finance and financial management. In addition, she has served as assistant dean of the Graduate Business School during its transition to the College of Business.

She holds visiting professor positions at the Écoles des hautes études commerciales (EDHEC) in Nice, France, and Université de Caen, France. She is invited to lecture at the Universities of Siena, Bergamo and Viterbo in Italy; and Birla Institute of Technology (BITs) in Hyderabad, India. She has taught at Novosibirsk University, Russia, and Palacky University in Olomouc, Czech Republic.

Besides her teaching, Jaiswal-Dale has an active research agenda, often with co-authors from France, Italy, India and Mexico, in corporate finance and the derivative market. Her research focuses on treasury management risk, corporate finance and governance. She is currently researching commodity price volatility. Her publications are a combination of empirical research and pedagogical discussions in the European Financial Management Journal, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Journal of Applied Finance and Economia & Management.

Jaiswal-Dale is active in professional organizations such as the Financial Management Association (FMA) and the International Business Economics Association (IBEC), serving in many capacities. Her outreach to the regional business community includes the Minneapolis Grain Exchange (MGEX) and the French-American Chamber of Commerce, Minnesota Chapter (FACC MN), where she serves as president to promote the mission of the chamber, including student internships, business development in the life sciences and cooperation between France and the U.S. In addition, she is involved with other local nonprofits as board member or treasurer.

She has won many awards, including the FMA/CIBER Award for the best international case study and the Global Citizenship Award to International Education Founders. Jaiswal-Dale received her doctorate from the Université de Rennes, France, her master's degree from Osmania University, India, and her undergraduate degree from St. Francis College, India.

Fall 2014 Courses
Fall 2014 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
FINC 321 - 04 Financial Management M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 MCH 232
Description of course Financial Management : CRN: 42711
An examination of the elements of the finance function of the organization as well as the financial analysis of decisions. Topics include working capital management, acquisition of capital, capital budgeting, cost of capital, theories of valuation, and present value. Prerequisites: ACCT 210, ACCT 215, STAT 220 (MATH 313 or STAT 314 for actuarial majors), ECON 251, 252, and junior standing.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
FINC 410 - 01 Derivatives M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 MCH 232
Description of course Derivatives : CRN: 42721
This is a mathematically-oriented course which gives an introduction to the theory of derivative contracts such as futures and options. Issues of valuation, arbitrage pricing, trading strategies, and hedging strategies will be covered. The course will include elements of stochastic calculus and other mathematical techniques needed for understanding the derivative pricing. Among the applications to be explored are uncertainty in commodity prices, stock prices, exchange rates and interest rates. Prerequisites: FINC 324 or 325, MATH 109 or 111 or 113, and BETH 301

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J-Term 2015 Courses
J-Term 2015 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
Spring 2015 Courses
Spring 2015 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
FINC 321 - 07 Financial Management - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 MCH 110
Description of course Financial Management : CRN: 21973
An examination of the elements of the finance function of the organization as well as the financial analysis of decisions. Topics include working capital management, acquisition of capital, capital budgeting, cost of capital, theories of valuation, and present value. Prerequisites: ACCT 210, ACCT 215, STAT 220 (MATH 313 or STAT 314 for actuarial majors), ECON 251, 252, and junior standing.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
FINC 410 - 01 Derivatives - T - R - - - 0800 - 0940 MCH 110
Description of course Derivatives : CRN: 21980
This is a mathematically-oriented course which gives an introduction to the theory of derivative contracts such as futures and options. Issues of valuation, arbitrage pricing, trading strategies, and hedging strategies will be covered. The course will include elements of stochastic calculus and other mathematical techniques needed for understanding the derivative pricing. Among the applications to be explored are uncertainty in commodity prices, stock prices, exchange rates and interest rates. Prerequisites: FINC 324 or 325, MATH 109 or 111 or 113, and BETH 301

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Location Time Day(s)
FINC 716 - 201 Futures and Options - T - - - - - 1800 - 2100 TMH 354
Description of course Futures and Options : CRN: 21993
This course teaches you how investment and corporate managers use the option and futures markets for speculative and hedging purposes. Explore the institutional and market environment in which investment managers operate. The course will lay the conceptual foundation for solving investment hedging and arbitrage problems. -- Prerequisite: Standard core courses and FINC600

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Academic and Professional Positions
  • Visiting Professor, University of Siena, (2006 - present)
  • Visiting Professor at the School of Business, Université de Caen, Centre Franco-américain France, Nice (1991 - present)
  • Associate Professor, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul / Minneapolis (1999 - present)
  • Visiting Professor, EDHEC Business School, Grande Ecole, Lille and Nice (2006 - present)
  • Assistant Professor, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul / Minneapolis (1990 - 1999)
  • Assistant Professor, College of St. Catherine, St. Paul (1988 - 1990)
  • Assistant Professor, Eastern Illinois University, (1984 - 1988)
  • Instructor, Universite de Rennes, Department of Science & Technology, (1982 - 1983)

Professional Memberships
  • AF - Alliance Francaise, Minnesota
  • AFFI- Association Française de Finance Internationale, Paris, France.
  • Chinmaya Mission - Indian Languages & Culture - MN Chapter
  • FACC - French American Chamber of Commerce
  • IBEC - International Business and Economics
  • LSA - Life Sciences Alley and BioScience Alliance
  • ICC- India Chamber of Commerce of Minnesota
  • FMA - Financial Management Association
  • EFMA - European Financial Management Association, Maastricht, Netherlands

Professional Service
  • JFMI - Journal of Financial Management, Markets and Institutions, Reviewer
  • IBEC - International Business and Economy Conference,
  • FACC - French American Chamber of Commerce,
  • Journal of Business Ethics, Reviewer
  • MGEX - Minneapolis Grain Exchange,
  • McGraw Hill, Reviewer
  • FMA-Financial Management Association, Reviewer

Public Service
  • DEED - Minnesota Department of Education and Economic Development, Board Member
  • FACC - French American Chamber of Commerce - MN Chapter, Board Member

Publications
  • Bodnar, G. M., Consolandi, C., Gabbi, G., & Jaiswal-Dale, A. (2012). Risk management for Italian non-financial firms: Currency and interest rate exposure. Econmia e Management, (5), pp. 1-23
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A., & Fang, J. (2012). Demonstrating retrieval of financial information in XBRL. Journal of Instructional Techniques in Finance, (4)(1), pp. 12-21
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A., Bodnar, G., Consolandi, C., & Gabbi, G. (2012). Risk management for Italian non-financial firms: Currency and interest rate exposure. European Financial Management Journal,
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A., Brod, S., Glaun, M., & Salchow, S. (2011). Total risk evaluation for capital budgeting- roundtable discussion. Journal of Applied Finance, (21)(1),
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A. (2010). Facilitating student understanding of the sub-prime mortgage crisis: Systematic risk, CDO, and contagion. Journal of International Business Education, (5), pp. 117-144
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A., & Lundsten, L. L. (2010). Assessment of classroom learning of the alphabet soup: CDO, CDS, MBS, IFRS, SPE and Basel II. Journal of the Academy of Business Education, (11), pp. 126-135
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A., & Jithendranathan, T. (2009). Transmission of shocks from cross-listed markets to the return and volatility of domestic stocks. Journal of Multinational Financial Management, (19)(5), pp. 395-408
  • Consolandi, C., Jaiswal-Dale, A., Poggiani, E., & Vercelli, A. (2008). Global standards and ethical stock indexes: The case of the Dow Jones sustainability Stoxx Index. Journal of Business Ethics, (86)(1),
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A. (2003). Derivative contracts: Their uses and abuses. Lessons from long term capital management, CIBER case collection. European Case Clearing House,
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A. (2001). International Financial Management. Enron in India, 2nd ed (pp. 385-390). Irwin/McGraw Hill
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A. (2001). Enron in India: A case in international finance, CIBER case collection. European Case Clearing House,
  • Jaiswal-Dale, A., & Power, S. (2000). Globalization and .com: The impact on the worker. A comparative study of the American and French economies. Global Economy Quarterly, (1)(4),

Research Interests
  • Corporate Finance

  • Derivatives
  • Economic Markets - International
  • Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Commodity Markets


Presentations
  • "How do start-ups in a social network cluster obtain access to financing: The case of a medical devise cluster, the Life Sciences Alley" IBEC - International Business and Economy Conference, Tianjin, China, January 01, 2014
  • "Retrieving financial information in XBRL on the next generation Edgar" AAA - American Accounting Association, Parsippany, New Jersey, April 01, 2013
  • "Gender differences in investment strategies: Evidence from mutual fund management" IBEC - International Business and Economy Conference, Caen, France, January 01, 2013
  • "Hedging techniques for working capital management" EDHEC, France, November 01, 2012
  • "Retrieving financial information in XBRL" IBEC - International Business and Economy Conference, Hawaii, January 01, 2012
  • "Treasury and currency management" University of Bergamo, Italy, June 01, 2011
  • "Structured trade finance: Doing business in frontier emerging markets" International Business Law Institute, Minnesota State Bar Association, Minneapolis, MN, April 01, 2011
  • "Europe and the United States: Towards the future" Alliance Francaise, Minneapolis, MN, March 01, 2011
  • "Demonstrating the implementation of AACSB's AOL process in a derivative finance course" IBEC - International Business and Economy, Guadalajara, Mexico, January 01, 2011
  • "Financial reporting for transparency in capital sourcing: A tale of two standards from the 18th and 21st Centuries" IBEC - International Business and Economic Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, January 01, 2010
  • "Re-shuffling of capitalism and harmonization of accounting practices: Transition to 21st century globalization in the context of earlier globalizations" Global Studies Conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 01, 2009
  • "U.S. financial institutions: Reputational risk and senior management sell decisions" European Financial Management Symposium on Risk Management in Financial Institutions, Nantes, France, April 01, 2009
  • "A survey on risk management and usage of derivatives by non-financial Italian firms" UST Brown Bag Seminar, Minneapolis, MN, April 01, 2009
  • "Total risk evaluation for capital budgeting in the oil and gas industry" (AIB) Academy of International Business, Jacksonville, Florida, January 01, 2009
  • "U.S. financial institutions: Reputational risk and senior management sell decisions" International Business and Economy Conference, Udaipur, India, January 01, 2009
  • "Reputation risk and insider stock trading: A study of U.S. banks" OCB Summer Research Presentation, February 01, 2008
  • "Global standards and ethical stock indexes: An empirical inquiry" International Center for Corporate Accountability, Inc., Baruch College, City University, New York, New York, June 01, 2007
  • "Ethical Stock Indexes: Does Sustainability pay off ?" International Conference on Corporate Responsibility, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany, October 01, 2006
  • "Ownership concentration and corporate social performance: an empirical evidence for European Firms" University of Leedss Corporate Responsibility Research Conference at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, September 01, 2006
  • "International financial markets" La Tuscia University Business School, Viterbo, Italy, April 01, 2006
  • "The impact of ownership structure on corporate social responsibility: an empirical evidence for European Firms" Monash University Integrated Governance Conference, Government, Business and Society, Prato, Italy, January 01, 2005
  • "The market potential of emerging Asian economies: The case of India.Hedtke, Inc" Engineered Products, Minneapolis, Minnesota, January 01, 2005
  • "International Business Strategy: Executive Seminar on International Outsourcing to Asia" Donelley Custom Manufacturing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, January 01, 2004
  • "Enron: A pedagogical model of creative financial management" Symposium on Catholic Social Thought and Management Education, Bilbao, Spain, July 01, 2003
  • "Derivative Contracts: Lessons from Long Term Capital Management" Emerging Financial Services in Asia-Pacific Conference, Sydney, Australia, April 01, 2003
  • "International Corporate Finance and Risk Management, Executive MBA program. (June 2002)" Institute of Business Studies, Academy of the National Economy, Moscow, Russia, January 01, 2002
  • "USIA Grant to teach and mentor colleagues in international finance and risk management. (May-June 2002)" Novosibirsk State University, Siberia, Russia, January 01, 2002
  • "Fluctuating Returns of Dual Listings: Domestic and ADR Markets" Financial Management Association European Conference, Lugano, Switzerland, June 01, 2001
  • "Brie and Apple Pie versus Globalization and .Com: The Impact on the Worker" International Trade & Finance Conference, Montpellier, France, June 01, 2000
  • "Long-run Performance of ADRs" FMA-Financial Management Association, Honolulu, Hawaii, October 01, 1997