Dr. Joseph Farinella


Associate Professor of Finance
Economics & Finance

Cameron Hall 220-J
University of North Carolina Wilmington
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC   28403 - 5945
Phone: 910-962-3637
Fax: 910.962.7464
Email: farinellaj [ farinellaj AT uncw DOT edu ]
Web Page: http://csb.uncw.edu/people/farinellaj

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Joseph A. Farinella, Ph.D., teaches courses at the graduate and undergraduate level in the areas of investments and corporate finance. Farinella earned his doctorate degree in Finance from the University of South Carolina in 1994. He earned a master's degree in Business Administration from DePaul University in 1989. Farinella completed a bachelor of science degree in Finance from Illinois State University in 1987. His research interests include real estate, market efficiency and forensic economics. Farinella also earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 1999, and consults in the areas of valuation and forensic economics.

  • PhD, , University of South Carolina, 1994
  • MBA, , DePaul University, 1989
  • BS, , Illinois State University, 1987

Recent Publications
An Empirical Examination of Renewable Energy in Europe , Academy of Economics and Finance Journal , 2019; V.8 February ; (J. Farinella, Taied, M.)

The performance of exchange traded funds and mutual funds. Journal of Accounting and Finance , Journal of Accounting and Finance , 2019; ; (J. Farinella, Kubicki, R)

The Effect of Momentum on NBA Point Spread Market. , The sport Journal , 2016; ; (J. Farinella, Byrnes, T.)

Do Technical Analysis Strategies Outperform the Market? , International Research Journal of Global Business Development , 2016; V.5(1) pp. 5 ; (J. Farinella, Shirmanova, V.)

An Empirical Examination of Mergers and Acquisitions in China. , Journal of Global Business Development , 2014; V.5(147) pp. 147-151 ; (J. Farinella)

The Relationship Between the Real Estate and Stock Market in Poland , Real Estate Issues , 2013; V.38(2) pp. 8-17 ; (J. Farinella, Graham, J. E., Schuhmann, P. W., J. M.)

Market Efficiency and Behavioral Biases in SEC Football: The Over-Under Wager. , Academy of Economics and Finance Journal , 2013; V.4(15) ; (J. Farinella, Moffett, C.)

Describing REIT Prices and the Real Estate Bubble Using the Dividend Growth Model. , Journal of Financial Education , 2012; V.38(2) pp. 11-21 ; (J. Farinella, Graham, J. E.)

Areas of Interest
  • Investments
  • Valuation of closely held companies
  • Market efficiency

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