Research interests

Corporate finance, corporate governance

Publications

2016

(with Angelica Gonzalez and Jens Hagendorff)

Journal of Corporate Finance, 36: 26-53.

Media coverage: CFA Digest, LSE Business Review, Board Agenda

2017

(with Angelica Gonzalez and Jens Hagendorff)

Journal of Corporate Finance, 47: 219-235.

2019

(with Louis Nguyen and Linh Nguyen)

British Journal of Management, 30(1): 106-133.

Media coverage: LSE Business Review

2020

(with Suhee Kim and William Rees)

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, 47(3-4): 438-455.

(with Angelica Gonzalez and Lu Xing)

British Accounting Review, Forthcoming.

Teaching

Foundations of Econometrics (PhD), 2017 – present

Quantitative Research Methods in Finance (MSc), 2013 – present

Financial Modelling with Excel (MA Hons), 2015 – 2018

Investments and Securities Markets (MA Hons), 2015 – 2017

Investment Management (MSc), 2015 – 2017

Statistics for Finance (MSc), 2013 – 2014

Contact information

University of Edinburgh Business School

29 Buccleuch Place

Edinburgh EH8 9JS

Email: ben.sila (at) ed.ac.uk

Phone: +44 (0) 131 650 4311