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Stoyu Ivanov, PhD

Stoyu I. Ivanov is a Nancie Fimbel Investment Fellow in the Lucas College and Graduate School of Business at San Jose State University. He holds a Ph.D. and MBA degrees from the University of Nebraska. Dr. Ivanov is a Board Member and Advisor to the Financial Navigator Student Managed Investment Fund. He has taught Corporate Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions and Real Estate Finance classes at SJSU. His research interests are in the areas of exchange traded funds and indexing. He has published over 30 scientific articles.

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Tijana Rajkovic, PhD


Tijana Rajkovic is an assistant professor in the Department of Accounting and Finance in the Lucas College and Graduate School of Business at San José State University. She received her Ph.D. in Finance in 2015 from the University of Missouri. Her primary teaching and research interests are in the area of corporate finance. Her research has been published in the Journal of Banking and Finance, the Journal of Corporate Finance, and European Financial Management. Dr. Rajkovic is the assistant director of the Center for Banking and Financial Services at San José State University.