Assistant Professor

BScEE (New Brunswisk); MBA, PhD (McMaster); CFA; PEng

Dr. Andrew Carrothers is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the School of Business. He currently teaches in the areas of corporate and personal finance. He holds an MBA and PhD in Finance from McMaster University's DeGroote School of Business. Prior to joining UPEI, Andrew gained extensive work experience as a senior manager at an S&P 500 company. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder and a professional engineer.

Recent Publications

Friends or foes? Activist hedge funds and other institutional investors

Economics and Business Review, 2017

On the effectiveness of financial literacy education: evidence from the investor education fund

Global Journal of Research in Management, 2016

[Review of the book Mobile banking: Evolution or revolution?, edited by Bernardo Nicoletti]

Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences / Revue Canadienne des Sciences de l'Administration, 2015

CEO Pay with Perks

, 2012

Research Classification

  • No classification given

Research Interests

  • Corporate governance
  • Hedge fund activism
  • Executive compensation
  • Financial literacy education
Subscribe to Andrew Carrothers RSS feed