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Michael David Ryngaert

Bank of America Professor
Director of Graham Buffett Finance Program

(352) 392-9765



Professor Ryngaert’s current teaching is in financial theory and investments for the undergraduate and graduate programs. His recent research focuses on corporate control and mergers and acquisitions. He was at the University of Michigan during Spring 1995 as a visiting faculty member.


  • PhD - Finance and Economics, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, 1988
  • MBA, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, 1985
  • BA - Economics, University of Michigan, 1981

Research Interests

  • Corporate Finance
  • Mergers
  • Acquisitions
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Last 3 years

Courses Taught

  • Capital Stru Risk Man (FIN5439)
  • Corporate Finance (FIN6425)
  • Corporate Finance (FIN7009)
  • Finan Statemnt Analys (FIN6465)
  • Study in Valuation (FIN6438)
Last 3 years

Phd Students Advised

Last 5 years

Professional Service

  • Book/Textbook Reviewer/Referee, Journal of Money Credit and Banking — to 2018
Last 5 years

Journal Article Publications

  • Pension Plan Asset Expected return assumptions and asset allocations
    Status: Working Paper
    Journal: Unknown
    Authors: David Brown, Matt Souther, Michael Ryngaert
  • Defined Contribution Plan Investors and Mutual Fund Flows
    Status: Working Paper
    Journal: Financial Analysts Journal
    Authors: Sabuhi Sardarli, Thomas Doellman, Michael Ryngaert

Contact Details

University of Florida
Warrington College of Business
Finance, Insurance and Real Estate Department
Stuzin Hall 309C

(352) 392-9765


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