David Whitford

David Whitford

Associate Professor Emeritus of Finance

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Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Georgia State University, 1980
  • M.B.A., Georgia State University, 1973
  • B.A., University of Georgia, 1968

Positions Held

  • Associate Professor Emeritus of Finance, Finance, University of Illinois, 2015 to present
  • Director, McKinley Family YMCA Charitable Foundations, 1993-2005
  • Associate Professor, University of Illinois, 1986 to present
  • Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Illinois, 1980-1986
  • Assistant Research Professor, University of Illinois, 1980-1983
  • Lecturer, University of Illinois, 1977-1980
  • Instructor, Georgia State University, 1976-1977

Recent Publications

  • Whitford, D., Gentry, J., Shaw, M., & Tessmer, A. (2002). Using Inductive Learning to Predict Bankruptcy. Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, 12 (1), 39-57.
  • Whitford, D., Gentry, J., Sougiannis, T., & Aoki, S. (2001). Do Accounting Earnings or Free Cash Flow Flows Provide a Better Estimate of a Stock's Value? Security Analysts Journal, 39 (5), 66-78.

Other Publications

Working Papers

  • Whitford, D. Accounting Earnings or Free Cash: A Better Estimate of a Stock's Value.
  • Whitford, D. Cash Flow Patterns and Market Reactions.