Kevin Mullally

Assistant Professor

Economics, Finance, & Legal Studies

Phone: 205-348-7858
Email: kmullally@culverhouse.ua.edu

Focus and Current Research

Mutual Funds, Hedge Funds, Financial Markets and Institutions


BS, University of Central Florida; MS, Georgia State University; PhD, Georgia State University

Honors Achievements & Affiliations

Dr. Kevin Mullally's research has been published in the Journal of Finance. He has received research or travel awards from the American Finance Association and the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk at Georgia State University. Before returning to graduate school, he taught high school mathematics.

Selected Publications

"What a Differnce a (Birth) Month Makes:  The Relative Age Effect and Fund Manager Performanance."  (With John Bai, Linlin Ma and David Solomon.)  Journal of Financial Economics.  Forthcoming.  

“Mandatory Portfolio Disclosure, Stock Liquidity, and Mutual Fund Performance.” (With Vikas Agarwal, Yuehua Tang, and Baozhong Yang.) Journal of Finance. December 2015.

“The Economics and Finance of Hedge Funds: A Review of the Academic Literature.” Foundations and Trends in Finance. December 2015. 

"Outside Ownership in the Hedge Fund Industry."  Working Paper. 

“Managerial Multitasking in the Mutual Fund Industry.” (With Vikas Agarwal and Linlin Ma.) Working Paper.

“Prime (Information) Brokerage.” (With Nitish Kumar, Sugata Ray, and Yuehua Tang.) Working Paper.