Mitchell Ratner
Associate Professor Email: ratner@rider.edu
Phone Number: (609) 896-5164
Office Location:
Sweigart Hall 242

Faculty Office Hours

Mailing Address:
2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

Areas of Expertise:
International finance; stock market efficiency; U.S. financial markets; U.S. banking issues

Role: 
Faculty
Title: 
Associate Professor
Email: 
ratner@rider.edu
Phone Number: 
(609) 896-5164
Mailing Address: 
2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Office Location: 
Sweigart Hall 242

Background Information

  • Doctor of Philosophy, 1990, Drexel University, Finance, Econometrics
  • Master of Business Administration, 1986, Drexel University, Finance
  • Bachelor’s of Arts, 1983, Lafayette College, Engineering

Refereed Articles

  • Ratner, M. & Chou, J. A. (2011).  The Influence of Confucius on Intellectual Property Rights in China.  Journal of Emerging Markets.
  • Ratner, M. (2010).  Causality Tests of the Relationship between Foreign Exchange Rates and U.S. Stock Sector Returns.  American Business Review, 23 (1), 69-77.
  • Ratner, M., Meric, I., & Meric, G. (2009).  An Examination of the Decoupling of Emerging Markets from the U.S. Equity Market.  Journal of Emerging Markets, 14 (1), 7-23.

Presentation of Refereed Papers
National

  • Ratner, M. (2013). Commodities as an Asset Class: A Time-Varying Analysis of Investment Performance. The Economics, Finance, Accounting & Management Research Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii.
  • Ratner, M. (2010, April). Commodities as an Asset Class: a Time-Varying Analysis of Investment Performance. Eastern Finance Association, Miami Beach, Florida.
  • Ratner, M., Meric, I., & Meric, G. (2009, April). An Examination of the Decoupling of Emerging Markets from the U.S. Equity Market. Eastern Finance Association, Washington, District of Columbia.

Honors/Awards
Awards 

  • 2012: Davis Fellowship Award.
  • 2011: Summer Fellowship Rider University.
  • 2010:  Davis Fellowship Award.
  • 2008:  Summer Fellowship Rider University
  • 2006:  Davis Fellowship Award
  • 2006:  Summer Fellowship-Research
  • 2003:  Summer Research Award Rider University
  • 1999:  Summer Research Fellowship Award Rider University
  • 1997:  Recipient of the Business Association of Latin American Studies (BALAS) Thunderbird Award. This award recognizes the best paper presented at the annual conference out of 125 papers presented Best Paper Award
  • 1994:  Recipient of the Business Association of Latin American Studies (BALAS) Sion Raveed Award - This award recognizes the best research paper presented at the annual conference where 130 papers were presented Sion Raveed Award
  • 1993:  Davis Fellowship Award- SBA
  • 1991:  Dean's Recognition Award for Scholarly Research - SBA
  • 1991:  Summer Research Award

Honors

  • 2010:  Granted Faculty Research Leave Rider University
  • 2006:  Granted Faculty Research Leave
  • 2002:  Granted Faculty Research Leave
  • 2002:  Jesse H. Harper Professorship
  • 1998:  Granted Faculty Research Leave
  • 1996:  To conduct research on emerging stock markets Summer Research Fellowship Award
  • 1995:  To conduct research on emerging stock markets Summer Research Fellowship Award
  • 1992:  Phi Beta Delta - Honor Society for International Scholars - Rider University Chapter - Elected April 1992 Phi Beta Delta
  • 1991:  Elected April 1991 as Faculty Brother Delta Sigma Pi National Business Honor Fraternity - Rider University Chapter.