Prof. Nelson Lacey

Nelson Lacey


Telephone: 413-545-5630


Office: Isenberg 310D

Course web site: FINOPMGT 301 


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Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1985
M.B.A., Arizona State University, 1980
B.S., Pennsylvania State University, 1978 

Research/Teaching Interests:

Information Economics
Corporate Ethics
Sports Betting Markets
Corporate Finance Investments


What Drives Mutual Fund Flows: Profit or Panic? (with Qiang Bu), Review of Accounting and Finance, 2013, Vol. 12 Iss: 1, pp.4 - 22.


The Second Season:  The Effects of Playoff Tournaments on Competitive balance Outcomes in the NHL and NBA, (with Neil Longley), Journal of Sports Economics, October 2012, 13: 471-493.


On Understanding Bear Market Funds, (co-author Qiang Bu), Journal of Alternative Investments, Fall 2010, Vol. 13, Number, pp. 35-46.2. 


Follow the Market or Follow the Leader? - An Analysis of Mutual Fund Trading Strategies, (co-author Qiang Bu), Problems and Perspectives in Management, 2010, Volume 8, Issue 3, pp. 200-207.


Smart Money Meets Smart Size, (co-author Qiang Bu), Journal of Asset Management, 2010.  Volume 10, Number 6, pp. 392-405.


Nelson Lacey, "Stock Market Investing for the Long Run: An Analysis of the Past, Present, and the Future."  This presentation is designed for professional audiences.